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1918: The world in transition - Learning Curve lecture series

1918: The world in transition - Learning Curve lecture series

Repercussions and legacies a century on

1918: The world in transition features ten experts in their fields who will bring to life this explosive year through politics, literature, music, fashion and painting to illuminate the repercussions and legacies that have come down to us a century later.

Image: Gustav Klimt Dancer 1916–1918 (detail) oil on canvas, Private Collection / Bridgeman Images

10 Tracks
01 Damien Freeman: No longer to reign over us
02 Susannah Fullerton: 1918 - War poetry’s momentous year
03 Andy Bromberger: Claude Debussy’s musical legacy
04 Lorraine Kypiotis: Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele - Love, death and destiny
05 Dr Robin Morrow AM: Gumnut babies and Puddin’ thieves - Bush adventure stories for children
06 Anne Henderson: War and peace – and Billy Hughes
07 Dr Anthea Gunn: Villers-Bretonneux and Australia’s artists at war
08 Dr David Smith: The meaning of sedition
09 Dr Christopher Hartney: Beloved comrades - How two extraordinary women changed the fate of Europe
10 Dr Christopher Hartney: Berlin 1918 - And the destiny of Europe