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Please note change of venue to

Mecumstraße 10, 40223 Düsseldorf (Bilk)
Vortragssaal, Room 208.

This red brick building, formerly used by Barmer, is near the bus stop: Feuerbachstraße, on the bus routes 780, 782 and 785, which go from Heinrich-Heine-Allee towards Erkrath, Solingen or Langenfeld. It is 350 metres’ walk (5 minutes) along Fruchtstraße from the metro and tram stop “Karolingerplatz”. From the mainline station, the tram 704 goes to Karolingerplatz.

Wilfred Owen and Benjamin Britten – soulmates

Saturday, 28 February 2009, 17:30h

An illustrated talk by Dr Britta Zangen.

When Britten was commissioned to write a War Requiem for the newly rebuilt Coventry Cathedral, he used the compassionate poetry of Wilfred Owen, a young victim of the First World War.

Venue

Room 306 (Club Room, 3rd floor), ‘Die Brücke’
Kasernenstraße 6, 40213 Düsseldorf