Welcome to Chester DFAS
We meet during the lecture season from September to
on the third Tuesday of each month at 11am or 2pm
at Chester Zoo Lecture Theatre, Upton-by-Chester.
Doors open at 10.15am for the morning session
and 1.15pm for the afternoon session.
Tea and Coffee are available before the start of the lecture.
Tuesday 15 September 2015
Are You Sitting Comfortably?
The History of the Chair from Ancient to Modern Times
Lecturer: Janusz Karczewski-Slowikowski
Tracing the development of the chair from ancient times
through to the 19th Century, the role of the chair as a symbol of power and authority in both religious and courtly ritual will be examined,
as well as its social significance in a more vernacular setting.
Sunday 27 September to Friday 2 October 2015
Lisbon Art & Cultural Tour
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