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Programme

 

Full conference programme to follow soon. Registrations will open by May 17th.

We will add new events to the programme as they are announced!

 

Conference: Key Events

 

Thursday 12th September:

 

  • An evening ‘in conversation’ event with Patrick French and Chris Bigsby

 

Friday 13th September:

 

  • Nick Hubble’s Keynote: “The Ordinariness of the Extraordinary?”: The Proletarian Fantastic in Lessing’s Fiction of Social Change
  • Roberta Rubenstein’s Keynote: TBA

 

Saturday 14th September:

 

  • Plenary roundtable discussion, keynote speakers in conversation with Lara Feigel

 

Exhibition: Key Events

 

Thursday 12th September:

  • Exhibition opens after an ‘in conversation’ event with Lessing's official biographer Patrick French and the UEA's Chris Bigsby.

 

Saturday 26th October:

  • Women Writers’ Panel Discussion about Doris Lessing, with Lara Feigel, Margaret Drabble, and Emma Claire Sweeney. Chaired by Nonia Williams.