Singlish at OUP Bookshop – June, July & August 2020 (Temp venue in Huvosvolgy – COVID 19)

    and    Steve Jones

The dates and topics for OUP Singlish (Every Wednesday 3 to 5pm) at the OUP bookshop, Budapest, Gerlóczy u. 7, 1052, are as follows (the word download documents are also provided with information or words of the featured songs)

DUE TO COVID 19 PRECAUTIONS IT IS UNLIKELY THAT SINGLISH WILL RESUME AT THE BOOKSHOP BEFORE SEPTEMBER. 

SESSIONS IN HUVOSVOLGY 1028 Budapest, Kenyermezo utca 2/B ON WEDNESDAYS AT 3PM TO 5PM TEMPORARILY

Wednesday 8th July- The slave village on Nevis and the Amerindians (Time Team DVD). Discussion of slavery, racism and icons 

Wednesday 15th July – Slavery and spiritual/gospel music – singing and discussion (looking at song words in context – should we ban the use of songs based on prejudice, which give offence or should we discuss them and understand why they do. Discussing problem icons: the swastika, National flags e.g the Confederate flag in the USA)

Wednesday 22nd July – to be announced

Wednesday 29th July – to be announced

Wednesday 5th August – to be announced

Wednesday 12th August – to be announced

Wednesday 19th August – to be announced

Wednesday 26th August – to be announced

PLEASE KEEP IN TOUCH SO THAT WE CAN SUPPORT EACH OTHER.  I AM AT YOUR SERVICE AND WILL HELP WITH ANYTHING YOU NEED.

Wednesday 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th June 2020 – NO SINGLISH – Covid 19 precautions

If you wish to suggest a topic please contact Steve (details in About)