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Monday Lecture – 11th May, Dr Brian Dakin: Our best kept secret. Charlie’s Life Story

May 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Dr Brian Dakin is Aston University lecturer and using spoken word as well as performance, he will introduce you to one of our “Best kept secrets.”  Charlie “Chas” Grigg lived in the Black Country his whole life, but what he gave to the world spanned way beyond.  Charlie was the the illustrator of the beloved Beano & Dandy comic books.  He also designed many of the “Naughty” Seaside Postcards we are so used to seeing.

There will be a collection of Charlie’s work on display for you to look at.  As well as copies of Dr Dakin’s book which will accompany the Lecture.

Details

Date:
May 11
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Organizer

Birmingham and Midland Institute
Phone:
0121 236 3591
Email:
daniel@bmi.org.uk
Website:
www.bmi.org.uk

Venue

Birmingham and Midland Institute
9 Margaret Street
Birmingham, England B3 3BS United Kingdom
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Phone:
1212363591
Website:
www.bmi.org.uk
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