On Thursday 12 November, Professor Roger Bagnall delivered the annual Ronald Syme Lecture entitled ‘The councillor and the clerk’.
This page lists current and forthcoming events in the academic year 2015-2016 and beyond.
OCLW is committed to fostering research into life-writing through the establishment of postdoctoral Research Fellowships, Postgraduate Scholarships, Visiting Scholarships and Visiting Doctoral Studentships attached to OCLW.
This page describes recent events and achievements by the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing and its members.
Life-writing involves, and goes beyond, biography. It encompasses everything from the complete life to the day-in-the-life, from the fictional to the factional.
19 November 2015Annual Ronald Syme lecture18 November 2015A case of mistaken identity: Widespread errors in global herbarium specimens revealed
A new publication by Zoë Goodwin, DPhil ...18 November 2015Taking discussions about science and policy to Westminster
Dr Matthew C Levy, Royal Society Isaac Newton Fellow and Junior Research Fellow of Wolfson College, has been invited to spend...
25 - 25Nov NovAncient World Research Cluster lecture: Dr Richard HitchmanWednesday 25 November -1:15pm to 1:45pm
Dr Richard Hitchman will deliver a presentation entitled 'How and why to find out where ancient Greeks came from: a case study' as part of the Ancient World Research Cluster lecture series. Tea, coffee, and cake will be available during the talk. All welcome! AWRC30 - 30Nov NovSarfraz Pakistan lecture: Professor Christophe JaffrelotMonday 30 November - 6:00pm
Professor Christophe Jaffrelot will deliver the Sarfraz Pakistan lecture entitled ‘The US – Pakistan Relations under Obama: Resilience of Clientelism?’01 - 01Dec DecOCLW event: Alexander Bubb and Elleke Boehmer, ‘Meeting Without Knowing It: The...Tuesday 1 December -5:30pm to 7:00pm
Alexander Bubb will discuss his forthcoming publication, in a talk, and in conversation with Elleke Boehme. The event will take place in Haldene Room on Tuesday 1st December 17:30-19:00.