A Life in Words: Marking the 100th anniversary of the death of Sir James A. H. Murray | University of Oxford

A Life in Words: Marking the 100th anniversary of the death of Sir James A. H. Murray

Henry Hitchings, Lynda Mugglestone, Peter Gilliver, Edmund Weiner
17:00 - 19:30
Manor Road Building
Manor Road
Oxford
OX1 3UQ
Lectures and seminars
Free
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5 p.m. “A Life in Words” Henry Hitchings (chair): Welcome and Introduction

5.15 “Last Things First: James Murray and 1915″ (Lynda Mugglestone)

5.35 “James Murray: a Lexicographer and More” (Peter Gilliver)

5.55 “The Oxford English Dictionary: Murray’s Legacy” (Edmund Weiner)

6.15 Questions and discussion

6.45 Drinks Reception, Holywell Manor, Manor Road, Oxford