Advisory Committee and Members

Director of the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing:  Professor Elleke Boehmer

Advisory Director of the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing: Professor Dame Hermione Lee

Associate Director and Weinrebe Research Fellow:  Kate Kennedy.

Advisory Committee

Jonathan Bate

Michael Burden

Julie Curtis

Robert Douglas-Fairhurst

Georgina Ferry

Roy Foster

Alexandra Harris

Laura Marcus

Kate Mcloughlin 

Michèle Mendelssohn ​

Ulrike Roesler

Marcus du Sautoy​

Ruth Scurr

​Henriette van der Blom 

Susan Walker 

Cluster Members

Elleke Boehmer
Elleke Boehmer
Professor of World Literature in English
Rebecca Bullard
Oxford Centre for Life-Writing Tony Gray Visiting Scholar, 2017-18
Joanne Cormac
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow
Alexandra Effe
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Kate Kennedy
Kate Kennedy-Allum
Weinrebe Research Fellow in Life-writing
Sonja Klimek
Dame Hermione Lee
Wolfson College President 2008-2017
Sandra Mayer
Sandra Mayer
Visiting Scholar
News
Events

The latest from Wolfson College

12 February 2018
Anna Caballe Cooks up a Storm in the Lab

For almost two years Dr. Anna Caballe has used molecular biology...

5 February 2018
Martin Goodman Publishes A New History of Judaism

Martin Goodman, Professor of Jewish Studies and a Fellow of Wolfson since 1991, crafts a worthy addition to the wide-ranging genre of Jewish...

29 January 2018
Jon Stallworthy Prize 2018 Winner Announced

The winner of this year's competition and the £1,000 prize was Alexander Peplow (Merton) for As Things Are. The runner-up was Mary Anne...

Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
21 - 21
Feb Feb
AWRC Lunch Table and Talk
Wednesday 21 February -
12:30pm to 2:00pm

Lunch Table in Hall from 12:30, followed by a talk in the Florey Room at 1.15 delivered by Dr Peter Stewart (CARC Director and GB Fellow at Wolfson) entitled “The Trojan Horse and the Buddha: Tracking the Classical Connections of Ancient Gandharan Art”.
Coffee and cakes will be served.

College Committee
21 - 21
Feb Feb
General Purposes Committee
Wednesday 21 February -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

General Purposes Committee prepares the agenda for the subsequent Governing Body meeting, and is an important committee of the College. Chaired by the President, it is composed of College officers, elected fellows, four elected junior members (including at least two graduate students and one SF, RF or JRF) and the chairs of the General Meeting and the Social and Cultural Committee. Committees to which graduate students are elected.

Lectures and Seminars
21 - 21
Feb Feb
Visiting Scholars and Research Members of Common Room research presentations
Wednesday 21 February -
4:30pm to 7:00pm

Four of the College’s current or former Visiting Scholars and Research Members of Common Room will give presentations of their research in the Haldane Room on Wednesday 21 February 2018, 4.30-7.00, in 30 minute sessions to include 5-10 minutes for discussion. There will be drinks 5.30-5.45, after the first and second talks, and 6.45-7.00, after the third and fourth talks.