Zola: Champion of the Impressionists

Friday 20 April, 6.30–7.30pm

The National Gallery

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Michael Rosen and Christopher Riopelle

Author and former Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen discusses the work of the French novelist and art critic Émile Zola.

They will look at his role as champion of Monet and the Impressionists, his friendship with Cézanne, and his surprising exile in the suburbs of South London from 1898 to 1899, during the Dreyfus affair.

Please see the National Gallery website for additional details.