Dr Mike Muncaster was Head of History at Bedford Modern School for many years and after taking early retirement is now an independent Lecturer.
The American Civil War produced more poetry and music than any previous conflict and illustrates powerfully the experiences, hopes and fears of both sides and helps to bring the issues of the war alive.
This event will be an evening of noisy, rousing music in which everyone can join in. Some of the songs will be familiar so please feel free to sing along.
On a more serious level we will look at the background and inspiration which produced this body of work.
The price includes savoury and sweet refreshments plus wine and soft drinks.
Bring the whole family. Children can come along for free!