Czech and Slovak literature - literatures of multilingual Europe

21 November 2018 5.15pm 6.15pm


Dr James Partridge


Nick Hearn -


The Taylor Institution Library, one of the Bodleian libraries, is hosting a lecture series entitled Literatures of multilingual Europe in Michaelmas 2018. This series is being run with a view to offering an introduction to less well-known European literatures such as Polish, Irish and Scandinavian literatures (among others), showcasing the holdings of the Taylorian and the Bodleian and offering another perspective on creative multilingualism from a literary perspective.

This lecture series complements the Bodleian exhibition in Hilary 2019 Babel: adventures in translation.


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


Room 2, Taylor Institution Library.

The Taylor Institution is located on the corner of St Giles and Beaumont St. Entrance to the Taylor Institution Library is from St Giles and the entrance may be easily spotted as there is a ramp for disabled access. The entrance to the Building is access-controlled and those who are not registered members of the library will need to press a button and speak to the porter to gain admittance. To reach Room 2 turn left and keep going until you come to a staircase on your left. Room 2 is on the left. Further information about getting to the Taylor Institution Library.

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