Centre for the Book Symposium

Scientific meeting

Takes place on: Thursday 14 November 2019.
Location: Dunedin
Related institutions: University of Otago
Think Plutarch’s Lives, Boswell’s Johnson, Holroyd’s Shaw, Herrera’s Frida Kahlo; Augustine’s Confessions, Stein’s Alice B. Toklas, John Cowper Powys’s Autobiography; Casanova’s Memoirs, Karen Blixen’s Out of Africa, Anne Frank’s Diary….and of course much more in what is a very popular reading genre.
Considering the above titles, the University of Otago Centre for the Book is pleased to announce our eighth annual research symposium. The theme for the 2019 Centre for the Book Symposium is “Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs.” The symposium proper will take place on the University campus all day Friday, November 15th. Details on the venue to follow.
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