Everyday Matters: Writing Obscure Lives


On 5 and 6 May 2018 Oxford Centre for Life Writing is pleased to be hosting this 2-day colloquium, convened by Dr Katherine Collins and Dr Kate Kennedy, which will bring together writers and scholars from across the humanities and the social sciences.  We will explore the creative and critical practices involved in the writing of everyday lives, past and present, including: the politics and poetics of representation, research methodologies, case studies, and more.

Registration Fees

Two day delegate rate – £70.00
Saturday only delegate rate (5 May 2018) – £40.00
Sunday only delegate rate (6 May 2018) – £35.00

Colloquium dinner at Wolfson College (Saturday 5 May 2018) – £30.00

The registration fee includes lunch and refreshments during the day.

Click here to register


View the poster here and full programme here


Humanities & Identities
The Oxford Centre for Life-Writing, OCLW

Contact name: Katie Collins
Contact email: katherine.collins@wolfson.ox.ac.uk
Audience: Open to all