Culture and Society Between-the-Wars (1918-1939)

Rottingdean Whiteway Centre


Culture and Society Between-the-Wars (1918-1939)

Start Tuesday 26th April 2022
Time 10:30 - 12:30
Tutor Sarah Tobias
Room GB Room
Availability Fully Booked
Course Description

This is a new course requested by autumn 2021 students. It is open to new students. 

We study the culture of "Live for today" and see how life changed in Britain after WWI. There was decline but social and cultural life took on a new aspect reflected in architecture, design, fashion, music, literature and distinctive style of Art Deco and Modernism. 

It's a five week course from 26th April to 24th May 2022 with no break for half term. 

Your Tutor

Formerly an Associate Tutor for CCE at the University of Sussex, Sarah Tobias is an experienced and sympathetic adult education tutor who started her teaching career 23 years ago at Rottingdean Whiteway Centre. She has a Diploma in European Humanities; BA Hons in History and European Humanities; Master’s Degree in Histories and Cultures and Certificates in Further Education Teaching. Sarah is a social, cultural and local historian and an established, experienced university lecturer, college tutor, public speaker (over 30 subjects), tour guide and writer. She is also an occasional dramatic narrator, costumed role player, playwright and filmmaker.