We are pleased to announce that we have been able to recreate Art & Action as a webinar series!

3 July-25 September 2020

hosted on Zoom by The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities

Follow us on Twitter (@ArtAction2020) and Facebook.

Programme

3 July, 4.30pm (UK): State Sponsored Literature: Book Launch & Discussion
Asha Rogers · Shantel Edwards · Lyndsey Stonebridge · Michelle Kelly (Chair)
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10 July, 2pm: Writers as Political Activists
Simon Morgan · Divya A · Odile Heynders
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17 July, 2pm: Literary-Political Networks & Organisations
Ellen Wiles · Benedict Schofield
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21 August, 3pm: Female Authorship & Activism
Anna Paluchowska-Messing · Eva Sage Gordon
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28 August, 2pm: Authorial Border-Crossings & Freedom of Speech
Kieran Hazzard · Elisa Bizzotto · Hyei Jin Kim

4 September, 2pm: Roundtable: Literary Celebrity, Activism & the ‘Industry’
Alice Guthrie · Daniel Medin · Charlotte Ryland · Alan Taylor · Elleke Boehmer (Chair)
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18 September, 5pm: Panel Discussion: The Writer’s Activism of PEN
Peter McDonald · Margie Orford · Rachel Potter · Carles Torner · Laetitia Zecchini
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25 September, 3pm: Authorship & Authority
Tore Rem · Foteini Dimirouli · Margaret Scarborough
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For more information, visit: https://torch.ox.ac.uk/art-and-action and follow us on Twitter (@ArtAction2020) and Facebook.

We are delighted to announce that the conversation with Benjamin Zephaniah has been rescheduled as a live online event on 24 June 2021. Please check here for more information.

Supported by: FWF Austrian Science Fund, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, The Oxford Centre for Life-Writing, Postcolonial Writers Make Worlds, The Stephen Spender Trust

Contact us: sandra.mayer@univie.ac.at

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