Germania: Life in the North

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Germania: Life in the North

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Monday 10 March, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Simon Winder

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What sort of world did the Northern Renaissance come from? Simon Winder, author of 'Germania', asks how should we think about the Northern Renaissance politically and socially, and what can the pictures themselves tell us?

Simon Winder

Simon Winder is an author and Publishing Director at Penguin Press where he has published the James Bond novels of Ian Fleming as Penguin Modern Classics as well as numerous classic and contemporary fiction from many countries.

Image above: Detail from Lucas Cranach the Elder, 'The Close of the Silver Age', about 1530