INVITATION TO FREE LECTURE ON CZECH NOVELISTS

MONDAY 30TH NOVEMBER AT 7.30PM and will be followed by a Q&A.

at Winchester Discovery Centre:
Jewry Street
Winchester
SO23 8SB
Box Office 01962 873603

Free entry, no need to book

The talk will be given by Dr Richard Stillman, Head of English at Winchester College,

‘THE NOVEL AS PROTEST: CZECH NOVELISTS POST-1968’.

Dr Stillman looks at how Czech writers used the novel as a form of protest against Russian repression post-1968.
Taking specific reference to Kundera, Klíma and Škvorecký, he will be outlining the political and formal ways in which literature provided an outlet for the Czech opposition.

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