English Graduate Conference 2012
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A selection of recordings from the English Graduate Conference, University of Oxford, 1 June 2012. The conference theme was Return to the Political: Literary Aesthetics and the Influence of Political Thought and featured student presentations and a panel discussion on the topic 'What is a Classic?'. The conference concluded with a keynote address from Booker prize winning author Ben Okri.
|1||CleanVideoWhat is a Classic? English Graduate Conference 2012 Panel Debate, Talk 3||Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, draws on her experience as a trustee of the Booker Prize and as a judge for many other literary prizes to offer a response to the question, 'What is a Classic?'.||19 7 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoWhat is a Classic? English Graduate Conference 2012 Panel Debate, Talk 2||Judith Luna, the Senior Commissioning Editor at Oxford World's Classics, draws on her practical involvement in re-launching the Oxford World's Classics series in 2008 to give a publisher's take on the question, 'What is a Classic?'.||19 7 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoWhat is a Classic? English Graduate Conference 2012 Panel Debate, Talk 1||Dr Ankhi Mukherjee, Wadham college, Oxford, speaks to the question 'What is a Classic?' by examining the residual influence of the Eurocentric literary canon in the age of world literature and emergent formations of canons and classics.||19 7 2012||Free||View in iTunes|
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- Language: English
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