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T. E. Lawrence Society

The International Society for
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life and works of T. E. Lawrence


TE Lawrence Symposium 2020

St John’s College Oxford

Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September 2020

Once again, we will be holding our biennial Symposium in the beautiful and relaxing surroundings of St Johns College, Oxford.

Members and guests are invited to a long weekend of lectures, exhibitions, bookstalls, good food and company, including a splendid formal dinner in the Great Hall.

Further details were announced at our AGM in Greenwich, and once again we have an exceptional range of speakers from the UK and USA, presenting on a wide range of subjects.

Booking forms will be available soon and full details will be in the next Newsletter, Autumn 2019.

Subjects to be covered include:

  • The Revolt from an Arab viewpoint.
  • Reliving Arabia, Lawrence’s post war life through photographs and art.
  • The US copyright edition of Seven Pillars.
  • Carchemish then and now, Lawrence’s archeology.
  • Desert Insurgency: Archaeology and the Arab Revolt.
  • Lawrence, Hedgehog and Special Operations.
  • Lawrence and Jim Ede.
  • Lawrence and Fast Boats; The Best Years of my Life.
  • Dreamers of the Day; a Tale of Lawrence’s brother, Will.
  • Changing representations of Lawrence.
  • Who was SA?; The mystery solved?

To express interest in booking please contact: [email protected]

The international Society for everyone with an interest in the life of T. E. Lawrence