Pointed Roofs Centenary Event

Pointed Roofs Centenary Event

The Dorothy Richardson Society invite you to an event in Bloomsbury to celebrate the anniversary of the publication of Pointed Roofs the first volume of Dorothy Richardson’s novel cycle Pilgrimage.

Time: 17.00-19.00
Date: Friday 15 May 2015

The Court and Jessel rooms
Institute of English Studies
University of London
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
17.00 Lecture: Deborah Longworth (University of Birmingham), Dorothy Richardson’s Pointed Roofs.

17.45 Panel discussion: Laura Marcus (University of Oxford), Jo Winning (Birkbeck College), Scott McCracken (Keele University), Deborah Longworth.

18.15 Questions and discussion.
18.45 Wine Reception

The event is free, but if you wish to come please please inform Tracey Harrison

‘In this series there is no drama, no situation, no set scene. Nothing happens. It is just life going on and on. It is Miriam Henderson’s stream of consciousness going on and on. And in neither is there any grossly discernible beginning or middle or end. ‘ May Sinclair, The Egoist (1918)