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Hear a series of panel discussions with experts about the enduring universal themes of Victor Hugo’s literary masterpiece, Les Misérables.
Victor Hugo’s legacy and the iconic story of Les Misérables endure to this day, with various adaptations being created around the world. There have been at least 48 films, 14 animated films or TV series, radio plays, 12 television miniseries, numerous comic books, and at least 286 editions of Les Misérables published, sung and spoken.
- The lost cities of Paris and Melbourne, Thursday 14 August
- Book online for Revolution – why bother? Thursday 21 August
- Book online for Social conscience and the popular novel – Hugo, Dickens, Stowe, Tolstoy, Thursday 28 August