WEA Autumn Course Starts 18th Sept. 2018
Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:06 by Richard
David Price is returning to Helmdon to present the adult education course "Behind the Iron Curtain: Life in Eastern Europe under Communism". Course enrolment & week 1 on Tues 18th Sept.
About this Course: How becoming part of the Soviet Bloc after the Second Word War affected people in East Germany, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria.
Topics include the story of the Berlin Wall; the influence of the Roman Catholic Church in Poland; work, leisure and entertainment; the arts; youth groups; rebellions and uprisings in the 1950s; the secret police organisations; how and why change happened in the 1080s. More course information here