Bringing reading to life

It’s brilliant to see children meet their favourite author or illustrator: it creates such a lot of energy and enthusiasm, and of course they come up with some great questions!   You can immediately tell that it helps reading come alive for them. OUP children’s authors and illustrators are taking part in a series of events as part of the … Continue reading

Christ Church

Well, that’s it; after ten days of world-class speakers, Michelin-starred banquets and endless exciting literary debuts to mark the start of summer, the Oxford Literary Festival has finally closed its doors for another year. Some of the city’s most famous landmarks played host to over 300 authors and public figures, with most days blessed with … Continue reading

The Oxford Literary Festival

There’s nothing quite like the annual ‘Oxford Literary Festival’ to demonstrate just how important the city really is within the literary world and, now in its 16th year, the event attracts more world-class speakers than ever before and ranks within the top five literary festivals in the world. The event this year runs from the … Continue reading

Events: This week and in the future

Ten long days of silence from me… it’s a busy time at work and there’s some great events happening all over Oxford which have kept me away from my desk and out in the world instead. Here’s some more that are coming up: Strengthening Your Digital Strategy: Case Studies in Social Media, Wednesday, 28 September, … Continue reading

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