David Reynolds: The Long Shadow of the Great War Poets: 1918-2018
Thursday 22 November 7.30pm at Burgh House
(This talk links to Roderick Williams's song recital on Monday 26th Nov.)
David Reynolds is Professor of International History and a Fellow of Christ's College, Cambridge. He is the author of numerous books and publications, as well as the writer and presenter of several BBC programmes. His award-winning book, The Long Shadow, explores the relationship between the Great War and twentieth-century history. Prof. Reynolds’ talk will focus on the complex legacy of Great War poetry to this day.