The Arts of Decadence

The Arts of Decadence
Date
12 February 2019, 6.30pm - 9.00pm
Type
Other Events
Venue
The Chancellor's Hall, First Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Description

You are invited to an evening of Decadent literature, visual art and music in the Chancellor’s Hall at the prestigious Senate House building, in the heart of Bloomsbury. Featuring short talks by distinguished speakers, about the background to the Decadent movement and its influence on British writers and artists, superb poetry and French song settings of poems will be performed by alumni of the National Opera Studio (NOS), singers Kate Howden (mezzo-soprano, 2016) and Edmund Danon (baritone, 2018) and Satoshi Kubo (piano, 2018).


Supported by the AHRC-funded 'Decadence and Translation' Network, the event is being held in partnership with the Rimbaud and Verlaine Foundation


This event is now fully booked - registration has closed.

Image Credit: Oil painting by artist Rebecca Taber - www.rebeccaleetaber.com


Contact

Jenny Stubbs
jenny.stubbs@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8832