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German classes for archaeologists

A week of intensive German classes for archaeologists, for beginners and intermediate learners, will be offered in the Institute of Archaeology in ninth week of Hilary Term (12–16 March). Enquiries and registration requests should be directed to the Receptionist, Institute of Archaeology, 36 Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PG (telephone: (2)78240, e-mail: The course tutor will be Gertrud Seidmann, Research Associate, the Institute of Archaeology.

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Forthcoming exhibitions

Unseen Treasures: an exhibition of Old Master drawings from Italy and Northern Europe never previously displayed (15 April–22 July)

Sarah Cawkwell: an exhibition of paintings, drawings, and reliefs exploring figurative and drapery subjects, with a parallel display of complementary drawings by Titian, Dürer, Ribera, and others (22 Apri.–16 May)

Easter closure: the gallery will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Sunday (13 and 15 April), and will be open as usual from Easter Monday, 16 April.

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Faculty of Music

The Word, an opera by PROFESSOR JOHN CALDWELL, will be performed at 8.30 p.m. on Friday, 2 March, and at 3 p.m. on Saturday, 3 March, in the Catholic Chaplaincy, St Aldate's. Tickets are available from the Oxford Playhouse (telephone: Oxford 798600).

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