DUNDEE – A GLOBAL CITY
A series of 5 Seminars offered in partnership with the One World Centre in Dundee, these classes explore the impact Dundonians have made and are making to our world.
NB Read more about OWC at lifelongloearningdundee.org.uk
1. Think Global – Act Local
What is Global Citizenship? Why has it developed as an idea? What makes a Global citizen? What does it mean for the local person in Dundee?
2. Dahka to Dundee
The jute trade unravelled – highlighting Dundee’s fascinating role.
3.Dundonians face war – to fight or not to fight?
Looking at our different perspectives on war with Alex Couper who explores and discusses his rich collection of photos of Dundee post-war and Sandy Constable, who shares memories of his father’s attitude to war.
4. Dundee women in the World
Beginning with the ‘four Marys’ we explore the range of Global contributions made by Dundee women.
5. Welcoming our new citizens
As Dundee continues to receive migrants and refugees into the community, what are the challenges they face and how do we respond to them?
Code LLD935/2 Wednesday 6.30 – 8.30pm Starts April 17 – 5 weeks Fee: £40/£35