Poetry, Politics, and War in the Archives

18 June 2014 2.00pm 4.00pm

Venue:

Convocation House, Old Bodleian Library (Map)

Description

The Directors and Curators of three world-famous archives (Bibliotheque Nationale et Universitaire de Strasbourg, Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach, and Bodleian Libraries) describe key items from each archive related to WWI. Participants are invited to discuss themes that emerge from all three exhibitions: ""August 1914: Literatur und Krieg"", ""The Great War: Personal Stories from Downing Street to the Trenches"" and ""1914. La Mort des Poètes"".

Speakers: Christophe Didier - Julien Collonges  - Ulrich Raulff - Christopher Fletcher - Mike Webb
Moderator: Stuart Lee

Booking

This event is free but places are limited so please complete our booking form to reserve tickets in advance.

This event is listed under: Lectures and talks; Free events
Event Image
Back to top