The Gateway to eternity
6 July 2022
Digby hall , hound street, sherborne at 3 pm and 7 pm
This lecture aims to introduce people to the world of icons and their role in the Orthodox church where they are still regarded as intermediaries between the material and spiritual worlds.
Jane is a freelance lecturer for The Arts Society and other arts organisations. She runs her own art tours company, specialising in cultural visits. She speaks several foreign languages and has translated a number of works of 19th century Russian literature for Penguin Books and Oxford University Press. She has a BA in Russian Studies and an MA in Byzantine Studies.