"Jests, Stolen from the Temples Revels": The Inns of Court, Burlesque and the Boys' Companies' with speaker Professor Michelle O'Callaghan, University of Reading
Jamie McKendrick will be reading from his 2007 collection, Crocodiles and Obelisks
Poetry reading with Anthony Anaxagorou, Azfa Awad and Martin Powell
This lecture will revisit Roger Casement's humanitarian work, and will profile how this divisive, yet exemplary figure, has been memorialised in modern and contemporary literature
Launch event of the exhibition Where We Begin to Look: Landscape and Poetry with a discussion by Zoe Benbow and Deryn Rees-Jones chaired by Judith Palmer, Director of the Poetry Society
2013’s Annual Creative Writing Lecture features Mark Watson combine two strands of his rich and varied career, in an evening of ‘bookomedy’.
An exciting opportunity to hear the work of three local poets from the celebrated Reading-based publisher, Two Rivers Press.
This one-day conference is hosted jointly by Oxford Brookes University and the Rothermere American Institute at the University of Oxford