2021 Symposium

St John’s College Oxford

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th September 2021

Our next biennial Symposium is all planned for 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.

Programme details have now been sent out to all members. An exceptional range of 11 speakers and presentations will be presented over the 3 day weekend.

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 of the Arab Revolt.
  • Masters of Mayhem.
  • Lawrence and Jim Ede.
  • Admiral Wemyss and his ships
  • Dreamers of the Day; a Tale of Lawrence’s brothers.
  • Changing representations of Lawrence.
  • Who was SA?; The mystery solved?

Symposium Programme

The programme for September 2021 will appear here when all details have been confirmed.

To make a booking:

All those who have booked for this 2020, have the option of carrying their booking over to September 2021, and they will be contacted by the secretary.

To ask about a booking or if you have any other questions, please contact:

[email protected]


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