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This is where to submit your ideas and  suggestions for the 2019 Charles Kingsley 200th anniversary festival hosted in his parish of Eversley

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David Lister Andromeda and the Christian Perspective  

By David Lister, 7 months  ago

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  : As you may have read one of the events planned for the Charles Kingsley Festival is a choral setting of his epic poem Andromeda. Some reservations have been expressed as to the the poem’s lack of Ch...
David Lister RE: Stephen Fry  

By David Lister, 7 months  ago

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  Perhaps Rev. Richard Coles might be a better comparison to Charles Kingsley than Stephen Fry. 
CK admin RE: Metamorphosis  

By CK admin, 7 months  ago

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  He comes across as a true renaissance man with influence in so many spheres. I am trying hard to think of a present day comparable figure  - perhaps Stephen Fry if he was not an atheist.
David Lister Metamorphosis  

By David Lister, 7 months  ago

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    Metamorphosis.   In the year 1848 revolutionary movements stirred in France, Germany and to some extent in England due to the appalling working conditions of the poor. On April 10th 1848, 170,000 po...
David Lister Charles Kingsley, The Apostle of the Flesh.  

By David Lister, 8 months  ago

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  J. M. I. Klaver has written a detailed and insightful biography of Charles Kingsley entitled ‘The Apostle of the Flesh. A Critical Life of Charles Kingsley’. Most people think of the apostles as Jesus...
CK admin Private forum  

By CK admin, 8 months  ago

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David Lister Hippocampuses and Hippopotamuses  

By David Lister, 8 months  ago

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  Read the Water Babies and you will find an esoteric joke by Charles Kingsley on how or perhaps not we  humans are related to gorillas. Prof: Richard Owen, the Founder of the Natural History Museum sai...
CK admin Moving forward  

By CK admin, 8 months  ago

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  I am outlining our  strategy and initial actions here  so we may be confident that we have a clear path ahead, which is:   In the near future to form a constituted body - the CK 200 Festival - with a ...
CK admin Open meeting, Friday, 11th August, 1200 The Kingsley at Eversley  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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  An open meeting to discuss  options that may be available to us while planning the Charles Kingsley 200 festival.Everyone is invited and all suggestions can be aired freely.  
CK admin From David Lister  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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      Dear Sandra, I have just received your email to Peter Ormrod about the possible 2019 celebration of CK’s birth. With Peter and others help I have written an article about this event for the Pari...
CK admin From Ivo Klaver  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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  Dear Mr Lister,   My apologies for not answering before, but I found your message in my inbox only yesterday after my return to Italy following my stay at Gladstone's Library for the Kingsley workshop...
CK admin Eversley cricket  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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  Every year the Lashings XI composed of members of Hampshire Count Cricket Club members, past and present I think, come and play Eversley Cricket Club. I hope it coincides with the week of June 12. Th...
CK admin From Dr Jon Conlin  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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  Dear Peter, I am now back from Hawarden. The Kingsley Workshop went very well, and we hope to publish versions of the papers with OUP or Chicago or a similar university press. I now have a better s...
CK admin Music  

By CK admin, 10 months  ago

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      A suggestion for music,  Beethoven's Last Quartets possibly? Perhaps CK's choices, do we know what these might be?  The Carousel String quartet are available and good. See here:   carouselstring-...

 

 

 

  
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