From Garbo to Garland – The Magical Art of Hollywood
Wednesday 3rd July 2019
Dr Geri Parlby
Lights, Camera, Action! – inside stories of the art and artifice of the early decades of Hollywood.
This lecture covers the work of stills photographers, costumiers, publicists, actors and actresses and the movie moguls who made it all happen.
Geri is a former Fleet Street journalist and film publicist. She has a first class honours degree in History and Theology, a Masters in History of Art from the Courtauld Institute and a Theology doctorate from Roehampton University in London. She has been lecturing for the past eleven years both in the UK and internationally. She is an Honorary Research Fellow at Roehampton University and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.
Note – This lecture will follow our AGM which will start at 1:30pm