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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
(5 minutes) along Fruchtstraße from the metro and tram
stop “Karolingerplatz”. From the mainline station, the tram
704 goes to Karolingerplatz.
From patriotic heroism to helpless delusion
Poets such as Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon are well known for their poems written about the First World War, but little was published by the women poets of the time until the latter part of the 20th century. Pam Gross BA Hons will talk about the poets, their reasons for writing the poems and read, and invite others to read, a selection of them.
Room 306 (Club Room, 3rd floor), ‘Die Brücke’
Kasernenstraße 6, 40213 Düsseldorf