Weinrebe Lecture: Kate Kennedy in conversation with Hermione Lee

Book cover of Kate Kennedy's Dweller In Shadows: A Life of Ivor Gurney

Saturday 23 October, 5.30pm - 6.45pm

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium, Wolfson College


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Weinrebe Lecture: Kate Kennedy in conversation with Hermione Lee

Kate Kennedy speaks with Hermione Lee about writing the life of the poet/composer Ivor Gurney for her new biography, Dweller in Shadows: A Life of Ivor Gurney.

  • Dr Kate Kennedy is a biographer and Associate Director of the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing.
  • Professor Dame Hermione Lee is a biographer and Emeritus Professor of English Literature in the English Faculty at Oxford University.

This event will follow a free talk and recital presented by the Ivor Gurney Society and OCLW:

The OCLW Weinrebe Lectures are an annual series named in memory of Harry Weinrebe, a philanthropist and the founder of the Dorset Foundation.

All events will take place in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium (LWA) (accessibility information). Wolfson College currently operates a mandatory indoor face coverings and one-metre social distancing policy, and we can therefore offer 75 spaces are in the LWA.

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