The Things I’ve Seen – Joseph Lee in Context

Friday 11 November, 5.30pm   ‌An evening of short talks and readings in Baxter Suite 1.36 exploring the background to Lee’s war poetry, with contributions from Derek Patrick, David Powell and Andy Jackson. No need to book - meet in the Lamb Gallery....

Lunchtime Concert - Ballads of Battle

Lunchtime Concert - Ballads of Battle     ‌Friday 11 November, 1.20pm   As part of the University's lunchtime concert series taking place in Bonar Hall, Ken Murray (baritone) and Graeme Stevenson (piano) will perform musical settings of Lee's poems that have not been performed since the Great War. No need to book - visit the Lunchtime Concerts website for details....

Reanimating H G Wells

An exhibition in the Tower Foyer Gallery, University of Dundee Saturday 5 November–Saturday 23 December | Mon–Fri 09.30–19.00, Sat 13.00-17.00 Marking 150 years since the birth of visionary writer H G Wells, this exhibition features striking pieces of art, design and typography created by Graphic Design students at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, made in response to Wells’s pioneering scientific romances. Both Level 2 and Level 3 students have created work for the show, resulting in a wide variety of forms including newspapers, posters, book covers, mode...

Ballads of Battle: Joseph Lee, Poet and Artist Exhibition opening in the Lamb Gallery, Tower Building on Friday 26 August, 5-6.30pm.?

“Of the verse that has come straight from the trenches, the Ballads of Battle are among the very best. The horror, the exultation, the weariness and the humour of trench warfare are here.” - The Spectator As part of the on-going commemorations of the centenary of the Great War, the University of Dundee’s Archive and Museum Services (Culture & Information) have created a new exhibition celebrating the life and work of the Dundee writer and illustrator Joseph Lee (1876-1949), whose first book of war poetry, Ballads of Battle was published 100 years ago. Ballads of Battle&...