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The Chrysanthemum in Art and Culture : Dr Twigs Way

"Beloved of Impressionist artists the chrysanthemum travelled from ancient China to Edwardian England via Imperial Japan: appearing in myth, religion and art we will chart its course. "

Tutor: Dr Twigs Way

"Dr Twigs Way is a professional garden historian and divides her time between research and consultancy, giving lectures, talks and writing books. Twigs came to garden history from a career in archaeology, having focussed on landscape archaeology during her PhD. Since 2004 she has worked closely with English Heritage and other public bodies undertaking research on parks and gardens. Twigs has appeared in numerous television programmes including Gardeners' World. "