On 22 February at 5.30pm, Yoko Tawada will be reading from her books Abenteuer der deutschen Grammatik and Etüden im Schnee in the Taylor Institution Library (Room 2). The reading will be held in German.
Wednesday 8 February, 6.45pm, Shulman Auditorium, The Queen’s College
Everybody is welcome.
Julia Engelmann, acclaimed German slam poet, became known to a wider public through a youtube video of one of her performances at the Bielefelder Hörsaal-Slam 2013 that has just exceeded 10 million views. She will be reading from her latest book ‘Jetzt, Baby’.
Sea-Crossings, Survival, Stories
Professor Dame Marina Warner
Tuesday 22nd November 2016 — 5pm
Taylor Institution Hall, St Giles, Oxford
Admission is free. All welcome.
Italians have long experience of diaspora, and Italy has also been the point of arrival for many thousands of refugees in the recent and current tragic dislocations of peoples. Marina Warner will reflect on the present situation in Sicily, where she has been working with the University of Palermo on a project for encouraging story-telling in refugee communities.