T E Lawrence Symposium 2020
Friday 25th Sep 2020 - 10:00 am - Sunday 27th Sep 2020 - 5:00 pm
The sixteenth T E Lawrence Symposium will be held at St Johns College Oxford from Friday 25th September 2020 to Sunday 27th September 2020.
Members and guests are invited to a long weekend of lectures, exhibitions and good company in the beautiful surroundings of this historic Oxford College. Accommodation is in college rooms, with all meals available including, a splendidly formal dinner in the Great Hall, with a special after dinner speaker and a traditional English Sunday lunch. Enjoy three days of excellently researched presentations, browsing the extensive bookstall, exhibitions and more.
Subjects for the presentations include: Lawrence’s immediate post war life through photography and art, the Arab Revolt from an Arab viewpoint, Armoured cars in the desert, Lawrence and Power Boats, his friendship with Jim Ede, Desert Insurgency: Archeology of the Arab Revolt,The US copyright edition of Seven Pillars, Carchemish and Lawrence’s Archeology, a fascinating insight into the Lawrence brothers and a solution to the SA mystery.