Lives and Letters | University of Oxford

Lives and Letters

Speaker
Robert Douglas-Fairhurst, Matt Bevis, Hugh Haughton
Event date
Event time
17:30 - 19:00
Venue
Wolfson College
Linton Road
Oxford
OX2 6UD
Venue details

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

This discussion centres on an understanding and appreciation of letters as repositories of complex meaning, creating unique possibilities that weave together the textual, visual, material, biographical, and cultural. Robert Douglas-Fairhurst and Matt Bevis, University of Oxford, and Hugh Haughton, University of York, will talk about their work on literary letters in relation to life-writing and biographical practice.