The Cigarette Card History of Popular Fiction – Professor Chris Hopkins
Sat 27th October 2:00pm
Tickets go off sale at SIV Friday 26 Oct at 3pm, but are available on the door at the venue on the day (subject to availability)
Cigarette cards in the period 1930 to 1950, were a popular source of guidance to culture and fiction. This beautifully illustrated talk and accompanying workshop explores the history and art of cigarette cards with introductions to the once best-selling authors featured on them. There will be a hands-on opportunity to browse original cigarette card sets of popular authors and best-selling novels.