07
May 2019

From Garbo to Garland - The Magical World of Hollywood

Welcome to The Arts Society Vale of Aylesbury
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 14:00
Bradmoor Farm
Stanbridge Road Haddenham HP17 8JX

This lecture will deliver inside stories of the art and artifice of the early decades of Hollywood.

Geri is a former Fleet Street journalist and film publicist. She delivered an enjoyable lecture to us in March 2015 on “Art & Artifice in Fleet Street”. Her description of this lecture is “Lights, Camera, Action” which will deliver inside stories of the art and artifice of the early decades of Hollywood. It will cover the work of stills, photographers, costumiers, publicists, actors and actresses and the movie moguls who made it all happen.

THE ARTS SOCIETY ACCREDITED LECTURER

Dr Geri Parlby

Geri is a former Fleet Street journalist and film PR. 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 14 years both in the UK and internationally. She is also principal lecturer on the Arts Society South West Area’s History of Art course and is an Honorary Research Fellow at Roehampton University.