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Events on Friday 22 March 2013

Kate Mosse

Kate Mosse and Antony Beevor

Historical Fact and Fiction

10:00am | Friday 22 March 2013 History
John Sutherland

John Sutherland and John Crace

Sex and Marriage . . .

10:00am | Friday 22 March 2013 Language & Literature
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Stephen Grosz

Stephen Grosz Interviewed by Kate Summerscale

The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves

10:00am | Friday 22 March 2013 Science
Julie Summers

Julie Summers

Jambusters: The Women’s Institute at War 1939-1945

10:00am | Friday 22 March 2013 History
Alexandra Harris

Alexandra Harris

Virginia Woolf

10:00am | Friday 22 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
Catherine Bailey

Catherine Bailey Interviewed by David Freeman

The Secret Rooms: The Mysterious Death of the Duke of Rutland

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 History

James Buchan and Mehri Honarbin-Holliday Chaired by Ann Leslie

Iran: The Atomic State

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Current Affairs
Gordon Campbell

Gordon Campbell

The Hermit in the Garden: From Imperial Rome to Ornamental Gnome

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 History
Philip Howard

Philip Howard

Lost Words

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Language & Literature
Julian Barnes

Julian Barnes Interviewed by Hermione Lee

Julian Barnes: Through the Window

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Fiction
Artemis Cooper

Artemis Cooper

Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
Simon Stokes

Simon Stokes, Christine Plews and Caroline van Zyl

Blake Lapthorn – Lawyers to the Festival Present Getting the most out of the Law (and Lawyers)

12:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Publishing
Nigel Warburton

Nigel Warburton

Free Speech: A Very Short Introduction

1:15pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Very Short Introductions

Barry Millington Interviewed by David Freeman

Richard Wagner: The Sorcerer of Bayreuth

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Music
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Lionel Shriver

Lionel Shriver

The New Republic

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Fiction
John Fowles

John Fowles

An afternoon celebrating John Fowles

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Language & Literature
Ian Cobain

Ian Cobain

Cruel Britannia: A Secret History of Torture

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Contemporary Society
Antony Beevor

Antony Beevor

The Second World War

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 History
Students of Oxford Academy and of Oxford Brookes MA Creative Writing Course

Students of Oxford Academy and of Oxford Brookes MA Creative Writing Course

Our Words: Oxford Academy and Oxford Brookes Creative Writing Project

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Language & Literature
Mark Tredinnick

Mark Tredinnick Interviewed by Jem Poster

Conversations with Poets

2:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Poetry
William Ayot

William Ayot

Email From the Soul

4:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Poetry
Ian Donaldson

Ian Donaldson

Ben Jonson and Fame

4:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
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Alison MacLeod

Alison MacLeod, Joanna Trollope , Lionel Shriver and Andrew Holgate

How to Write a Successful Short Story

4:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Fiction
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Linda Yueh

Linda Yueh, Rana Mitter and Jonathan Fenby

China: Rising Power and Land of Contradictions

4:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Current Affairs
Nick Groom

Nick Groom

The Gothic: A Very Short Introduction

5:15pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Very Short Introductions
Seamus Heaney

Seamus Heaney and Kevin Crossley-Holland

The Chancellor’s Lecture: Seamus Heaney – The Life of a Poet

5:30pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Poetry
Jonathan Wilson

Jonathan Wilson and Duncan Hamilton

Football – The Ball is Still Round

6:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Sport
Poetry Platform

Poetry Platform

Poetry Platform Hosted by Jenny Lewis

6:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Poetry
D J Taylor

D J Taylor and John Crace

Parody

6:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Language & Literature
Wendy Moore

Wendy Moore

How to Create the Perfect Wife

6:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Biography & Memoir
William Bynum

William Bynum

A Little History of Science

6:00pm | Friday 22 March 2013 Science