Registration closing soon: ‘After-Image: Life-Writing and Celebrity’ conference on 19 September 2015 in Oxford

Dear all,

Registration closes this Friday 11th September for ‘After-Image: Life-Writing and Celebrity’ conference on 19 September 2015 in Oxford.

Through this conference we will be considering the interplay between celebrity and life-writing. The conference will explore ideas of image, persona and self-fashioning in an historical as well as a contemporary context and the role these concepts play in the writing of lives. Keynote speakers are Andrew O’Hagan and Sarah Churchwell.

Our website and links to registration can be found here: https://afterimage2015.wordpress.com

With funding from the Oxford Centre for Life-Writingthe Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, and the Centre for Life-Writing Research at King’s College London (CLWR)

With best wishes,

Nanette O’Brien and Oline Eaton