KONF: Rethinking Resistance’22: ‘A Reading and Discussion with Rachel Seiffert’, University of Oxford (24.06.2022)

Shivani Chauhan Discussion

On behalf of the White Rose Project Conference Committee at the University of Oxford   


Dear colleagues,   

We are delighted to share this special reading and discussion session with Rachel Seiffert from the interdisciplinary graduate conference 'Rethinking Resistance' at the University of Oxford. (Friday, 24 June 2022, 16:00 – 17:30 BST) This in-person event will be held in the Main Hall of the Taylor Institution Library in Oxford. Spaces are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register on this link: https://t.co/UlC8HhOoUu  


About Rachel Seiffert:  

Rachel Seiffert has published four novels, 'A Boy in Winter', 'The Dark Room', 'Afterwards', and 'The Walk Home', and one collection of short stories, 'Field Study'. Her novels have been shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the Dublin/IMPAC Award, and longlisted three times for the Women’s Prize for Fiction. In 2003, she was named one of Granta’s Best of Young British novelists; in 2011, she received the EM Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters; and in 2018, the Association of Jewish Libraries’ Honor Book Award. Rachel has been visiting lecturer at the Humboldt University Berlin, University of Manchester, and Spalding College in the USA, amongst others, and currently teaches at Birkbeck, University of London. 


Organisers: Dr. Alexandra Lloyd (Director, White Rose Project Oxford), Hannah Scheithauer (Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, Oxford), Shivani Chauhan (Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, Oxford), Cailee Davis (Faculty of Oriental Studies, Oxford) and Stephanie Franklin (Faculty of Music, Oxford)



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