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My Grandfather and Oscar Wilde: A Talk by Anne Makower

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Anne Makower discusses the correspondence between her grandfather and Oscar Wilde

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In association with the exhibition All Right on the Night, Anne Makower will give a talk on the Makower family and how they came from Poland to set up a textiles business in London in the mid nineteenth century.

Anne’s grandfather Stanley Makower was a writer/journalist. His most celebrated novel was The Mirror of Music and he was a regular contributor to The Yellow Book. Both were illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Anne will also discuss the correspondence between her grandfather and Oscar Wilde who was highly enthusiastic about The Mirror of Music.

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Please note that the prevailing health guidelines will be observed. Please wear a mask and bring your Covid cert for entry.

Oscar Wilde photo credit: Creative Commons

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