Sat, 4 October 2014. Ilkley Festival
a.m. Masterclass on life-writing
4.30 pm: Talk on ‘Echoes of Kinship’.
Monday, 20 October 2014. 'The Problems and Possibilities of Biography'. 10 am. Auditorium, Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead, London. Organiser for the University of the Third Age: Derek Scott
Sat, 1 November 2014: Life-Writing Workshop, together
with Hermione Lee and Elleke Boehmer at the Oxford
Centre for Life-Writing, Wolfson College.
Tuesday, 11 November 2014. Introducing Divided Lives: Dreams of a Mother and Daughter. Evening at Kalk Bay Books, Cape Town. In discussion with Ann Donald.
Wednesday, 12th November 2014: 10.30am. ‘Remembering Rhoda: Orphans, Poetry and Women
in the Bible’. The Union of Jewish Women at Stonehaven,
7 Albany Road, Sea Point, Cape Town. Organiser: Shelley
Sat, 15 November 2014. Talk on ‘Echoes of Kinship in
South Africa’ at Gorry Bowes Taylor’s Literary Lunch,
Sunday 16 November 2014. 4 pm. ‘Dreams and Teachings of a Cape Town Mother.’ Gitlin Library, Cape Town.
Thursday, 8 January 2015. ‘Footfalls echo in the Memory’:
Eliot’s Expatriation. Talk to commemorate the fiftieth
anniversary of TS Eliot’s death. Keats House, London.
Sat, 28 March 2015. Oxford Festival. With Selena Todd,
author of The People.
Tuesday, 5 May 2015. 7 pm. ‘Footfalls Echo in the
Memory’. On the choice of stories in writing memoir
and on Eliot’s memories called up by his visit to Burnt
Norton. Inaugural talk for the Chipping Campden Festival.
Chipping Campden School Hall.
Thursday, 14 May. Lunch hour talk for the 100 Club at the
Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town.
15-17 May 2015: Fransch Hoek Literary Festival, Cape Town.
‘Echoes of Kinship: Writing Family Memoir’ at Wolfson
On Mary Wollstonecraft
On Emily Dickinson with Martha Nell Smith
DISCUSSION OF ELIOT’S ‘FOUR QUARTETS’ ON RADIO, WITH LORD HARRIES AND THE REVD JOHN VALENTINE: ‘FOCUS ON TS ELIOT’ www.premier.org.uk/poetry
Virginia Woolf’s Diaries
FRONTIER OF BIOGRAPHY
Talk on 'THE WORLD WITHIN': THE BRONTËS AND EMILY DICKINSON.