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Getting Under their Skins - Finding Character and Story in Renaissance Art. Sarah Dunant Wednesday 21 November 2018

International bestselling novelist of the Italian Renaissance, Sarah Dunant, shares the secrets of her trade in this richly illustrated lecture. Visiting churches, archives, museums and art galleries all over Italy to recreate the past as a living and breathing place she discovered how the decoding of old paintings, alongside the work of the most modern historians, helped her to penetrate hidden worlds inside the Renaissance and find wonder and drama in the ordinary lives of the period.

Mostly Books will be present with a pop-up shop selling Sarah's books which she has kindly agreed to sign.