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Biography and Eliot

Thursday 7 June 2018 17:30
Add to Calendar 2018-06-07T16:30:002018-06-07T16:30:00 Biography and EliotThe Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Lectures and Seminars
Location
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Speakers
Robert Crawford
Cluster
Oxford Centre for Life-Writing
Event type
Lectures and Seminars
Booking Required
Not Required
Disabled access
There is provision for wheelchair users.
Contact email
oclw@wolfson.ox.ac.uk
Robert Crawford is a poet, biographer, critic and literary historian. He has published seven collections of poetry in English, the most recent of which is Testament (Cape, 2014). With Simon Armitage he edited The Penguin Book of Poetry from Britain and Ireland since 1945, and with Mick Imlah he edited The Penguin Book of Scottish Verse. He is Professor of Modern Scottish Literature and Bishop Wardlaw Professor of Poetry at the University of St Andrews, Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the British Academy.