ADFAS Mudgee Presents - Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know: The Wicked Poet, Lord Byron
Lecture by Susannah Fullerton BA(Auck) MSc Arts (Edin) OAM FRS(N)
Lord Byron was both famous and infamous for his audacious poetry, his scandalous love life and his devotion to liberal ideals. Ostracised by English society, Bryon went off to fight for Greek independence and died at age 36.
Susannah Fullerton recites some of his best-loved poems and tells the story of the colourful, shocking and revolutionary life of one of England’s greatest poets. Find out just why Byron was considered “mad, bad and dangerous to know”!
Date: Friday, 27 March
Time: Presentation starts at 6pm
Venue: Mudgee Public School Hall - Access via Denison Street
Cost: $25.00 - school students are free
Inclusions: A glass or two of local wine + light finger food