Life of Testimony / Testimony of Lives: A Life-Writing Conference
Queen Mary University of London
5-6 May 2016
Professor Roger Woods (Nottingham University) on ‘Life Writing as culture and testimony’
Professor Paul Strohm (Columbia University) on ‘Testimonial truth’.
This conference aims to explore the notion of testimony as an idea that pervades the practice, reception and interpretation of life-writing across time periods, academic disciplines and literatures.