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Winter Solstice By Roland Schimmelpfennig Translated by David Tushingham, North Wall Arts

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 19:00 to Friday, February 9, 2018 - 19:00
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford OX2 7JN

Thu 8 - Fri 9 February 8pm

Winter Solstice
By Roland Schimmelpfennig
Translated by David Tushingham

Family, betrayal and the inescapable presence of the past reverberate through the UK premiere of Roland Schimmelpfennig's razor-sharp comedy about the rise of the new right across the globe.
"The most exciting new play I have seen for many years" Sunday Express

"A potent play for today...suberb" Guardian

Michael Krüger and Paul Muldoon in Oxford

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 18:00
Shulman Auditorium, The Queen's College
Michael Kruger and Paul Muldoon

Poetry Reading

Mediating Modern Poestry brings two masters of the craft into dialogue for a poetry reading and discussion on poetry, politics and translation

 

Michael Krüger and Paul Muldoon

Saturday January 27th (Sat. 2nd week), 6pm.

Shulman Auditorium, Queen’s College, Oxford, OX1 4AW

 

Entrance is free but those interested should reserve a place by emailing karen.leeder@new.ox.ac.uk

Rilke and Music

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:45
Regensburg
Rainer Maria Rilke

Delighted to be presenting some of my new research on Rilke, listening and music by giving a keynote at the upcoming event on Rilke und die Musikalität in Regensburg in June.

An Evening of Poetry in Translation

Monday, June 5, 2017 - 19:00
Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio, 9 West Road Cambridge

An Evening of Poetry in Translation

An Evening of Poetry in Translation

5 Jun 2017, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Venue: Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio, 9 West Road Cambridge

A special evening of poetry in translation with local, UK-based writers, and visiting German poet Ulrike Almut Sandig.

The Self in Verse. Exploring Autobiographical Poetry

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 12:00
St Hilda's College, Oxford
Ulrike Draesner and Karen Leeder at Lingumania! (2017) discussing bilingualism (c) John Cairns

I shall be talking with colleagues from Germany and the UK and with practising poets about the construction of selves in poetry

The Self in Verse. Exploring Autobiographical Poetry

Conference organised by Dr Johannes Goerbert and Dr Martin Kindermann,
(Friedrich Schlegel Graduate School of Literary Studies, Freie Universitat Berlin) and Dr Georgina Paul, St Hildas College, Oxford.

More news soon!

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My December Reading

Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 18:15
Delighted to contribute to the reading slot on the Poetry blog

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