Wilfred Owen's Edinburgh Enlightenment

Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

Description

RSE Lecture by Neil McLennan 6.30-8.30pm 15 August
Hear from historian Neil McLennan who has been researching Owen’s time in Edinburgh for the last 10 years, to better understand his experience and the influence which the capital city had on the Great War Poet. Fiddlers Thoren Ferguson and Lewis Kelly give the first public performance, in duet, with The Wilfred Owen and newly created Siegfried Sassoon violins.
Period15 Aug 2017
Held atROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH SCOTLAND FOUNDATION, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational