Additional Event at Blackwell
The Readers' Voice 2010
following the Convention
can be found here.
Authors read by
F Scott Fitzgerald
E M Forster
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
For details go to the group's website
googlepages.com where our newsletters can be downloaded
The final programme is now available for download.
Click here to download
The 2010 Programme will include:
Talks (30 Minutes each):
Reading in Britain Today: What's on Your Bookshelves?
by Margaret Willes, author of 'Reading Matters: Five centuries of discovering books'
The Life of Books Beyond Their Texts
by David Pearson, author of 'Books as History'
"If All the Sky was Paper & All the Sea was Ink" - How digital devices can set books free
by Chris Meade, Director of if:Book
A Sprinkling of Fairy Dust: Vision into Reality
by Kim Pickin, Director of the Oxford Story Museum Project
Patriarchal constitutions: can modern literature challenge the aggressive ideologies of today?
by Moris Farhi, writer, a Vice-Principal of International P.E.N.
Workshops (Choice of Two Sessions of 45 Minutes each):
A Performance Reading: Three Excerpts
by Ben Crystal, actor & author
Lit. Fest. Britain: Are we forgetting the Classics?
The Readers' Forum
with short presentations by
Registration from 09:00
Introduction at 09:25
The Convention ends at 17:30-17:45
The Meeting will be held in the Habakkuk Room, Jesus College, Oxford.
Discussion groups will be held in the Junior Common Room, the Junior Common Room Conservatory and Seminar Rooms.
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