As part of a series of events, join us for a free drinks reception to celebrate Literary Leicester’s formal opening. This will be followed by an exciting and informative session from multi-award winning historian , Mark Bostridge, as he looks back at England in 1914.
Wednesday 12 November, 6-7pm, Peter Williams Lecture Theatre, University of Leicester
Mark Bostridge: ‘The Fateful Year: England 1914’
Free event – book your tickets to guarantee a place at: http://www.le.ac.uk/literary/Leicester
and on Friday 14 November, 2-3pm, Embrace Arts, Lancaster Road, Leicester
Dr Sally Horrocks and Colin Hyde: ‘Telling Stories about the East Midlands and World War One: Oral History and its Uses’
Free event – no ticket required
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