[DWJ] Invitation: 5pm: Imagination and interpretation: Writing science into... @ Wed Jul 20 5pm - 6pm (dwj at suberic.net)
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Wed Jun 8 15:26:23 EDT 2011
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Title: 5pm: Imagination and interpretation: Writing science into fiction
Imagination and interpretation: Writing science into fiction
* Starts: 6pm on 20 July 2011
* Finishes: 7.30pm on 20 July 2011
* Venue: The Royal Society, London
Speakers: Pat Barker CBE, Philip Sington
Chair: Prof. Sally Shuttleworth
Join Pat Barker CBE and Philip Sington in a discussion about representing
scientists and science in contemporary fiction. Both authors have
imaginatively used the archives of early 20th century scientists as the
basis for major works of fiction. They will reveal what attracted them to
these historical sources in particular, and discuss the pleasures and
pitfalls of interpreting modern science in fictional worlds.
The event is free and all are welcome to attend. No ticket or advance
booking is required - doors will open at 5.30pm and seats will be allocated
on a first-come-first-served basis.
When: Wed Jul 20 5pm – 6pm London
Where: The Royal Society, London
Calendar: dwj at suberic.net
* Farah Mendlesohn - organizer
* edward.james at ucd.ie
* dwj at suberic.net
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