- Start: December 20, 2011 Venue: University of Nottingham
Address: United Kingdom
Prof. Alex Danchev (Nottingham), chair
10.15-11.00 Session 1
Ion Trewin (Nottingham): Biography – the commercial dimension
11.15-12.00 Session 2
Miranda Seymour: Reflections of a freelance biographer
12.00-12.45 Session 3
Prof. John Charmley (UEA): : “You’ll never get a Chair if you continue to write
biographies.” The challenges of biography for an academic.
2.00-2.45 Session 4
Dr Lawrence Goldman (Oxford): Biography in the digital era
2.45-3.30 Session 5
Prof. Ray Monk: Is there still a place for biography within the academy?
3.45-4.30 Session 6
The symposium speakers: panel discussion