F. R. Leavis meets D. H. Lawrence

Event Date: 
Friday, September 11, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:30

Part of the D. H. Lawrence Festival of Culture
Organised by the Leavis Society in conjunction with the D. H. Lawrence Festival of Culture
11 September 2015 10:00 - 16.30

Venue: Durban House, D.H.Lawrence Heritage Centre, Eastwood, Mansfield Road, Eastwood, Nottingham, NG16 3DZ

Speakers:
Ian Robinson: ‘The Novel as Dramatic Poem. Leavis's critical difficulties with The Rainbow'.
Paul Filmer and Bob Hayward discuss The Plumed Serpent, with glances at Leavis.
Heward Wilkinson: ‘Messiah and Apostle. Messianic consciousness in response to world war in Lawrence and Leavis’.
Chris Joyce: ‘Leavis and Etruria. Etruscan Places in relation to Lady Chatterley's Lover and other late writings of Lawrence’.

£10.00 per person includes buffet lunch. Booking deadline Saturday 22 August. Please book by post or email to Malcolm Gray, 220 Wigston Road, Oadby, Leicester or mjgray200@gmail.com 

19:30 The D. H. Lawrence Memorial Birthday Lecture, given by Dr Howard Booth on The Rainbow.

For full Festival brochure click here.