Following on from Adrian’s report of the Nottingham Symposium, here are streamable and downloadable podcasts from the day. Ideally, these will provoke further discussion here on the site – feel free to add your comments!
Andrew Lycett – The Business of Biography
Miranda Seymour: Reflections of a Freelance Biographer
Prof. John Charmley: “You’ll never get a Chair if you continue to write
biographies.” The challenges of biography for an academic
Dr Lawrence Goldman (Oxford): Biography in the digital era
Prof. Ray Monk: Is there still a place for biography within the academy?
The symposium speakers: panel discussion