Marina Warner

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Opening lecture for Annual Humanities Conference, Rekyavik, Iceland.

09/03/18

9th March 2018 MW gives the opening lecture for Annual Humanities Conference, Rekyavik, Iceland. Marina Warner The Truth in Stories.  This article was first given as a lecture in the series ‘Truth to Be Told’ at the Institute of Humanities, University …

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LRB article: Surrealism in Egypt

08/03/18

Marina contributes ‘At Tate Liverpool: Surrealism in Egypt’ to London Review of Books Vol 40 Number 5 pp 28-29 which can be read here.  https://www.lrb.co.uk/v40/n05/marina-warner/at-tate-liverpool

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Sigmund H. Danziger Jr. Distinguished Lecture  at University of Chicago.

01/03/18

2017-2018 Sigmund H. Danziger Jr. Distinguished Lecture  at University of Chicago. In March 1987 Robert S. Danziger, MD 1980, endowed a fund in honor of his father Sigmund H. Danziger Jr., AB 1937, an inveterate reader and student of the classics. To t …

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Visit to Brussels for Full Circle society

08/02/18

8th-9th February 2018 ‘This season promises a whole new range of inspiring, eminent and original thinkers, from the fields of social health, terrorism, anthropology, film, economics, investigative journalism, culture, language, business, activism, and  …

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Evil Stepmother, Reimagined

02/02/18

Marina Warner contributed ‘Evil Stepmother, Reimagined’ an essay review of the recent reissue of Barbara Comyns’s “The Juniper Tree to The New York Times Book Review, published 02/04 issue, 2018 Evil Stepmother, Reimagined The plot of “The Juniper Tree …

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First Among Equals exhibition at Foundling Museum

16/01/18

Marina has contributed to the ‘First Amongst Equals’ exhibition at Foundling Museum, London 16 Jan 2018 — 13 Jan 2019.  ‘Remarkable women who have shaped contemporary British society choose objects that speak to them from the Museum’s Collection. Spann …

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Publication of A Very Short Introduction to Fairy Tale

15/01/18

Very Short Introduction to Fairy Tale – by Marina Warner published by OUP, January 2018

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