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Auden and 'the Flesh We Are' – A public lecture by Professor Edward Mendelson

The University of Edinburgh

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM (BST)

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Please join us for Auden and 'the Flesh We Are' - A public lecture by Professor Edward Mendelson (Columbia University, New York)

Edward Mendelson is the literary executor of the Estate of W H Auden and the world's authority on the works of the poet.  He is in Edinburgh as the first Isabel Dalhousie Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, a Fellowship created by the author, Alexander McCall Smith. 

The evening will also feature the world premiere of a setting of one of Auden's poems by composer Tom Cunningham; and a new pipe tune "Professor Edward Mendelson's visit to Edinburgh"

Doors open at 5.30pm

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This event may be photographed and/or recorded for promotional or recruitment materials for the University and University approved third parties.

For further information please contact the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, iash@ed.ac.uk

Have questions about Auden and 'the Flesh We Are' – A public lecture by Professor Edward Mendelson? Contact The University of Edinburgh

When & Where


St Cecilia's Hall
Niddry Street
EH1 1NQ Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM (BST)


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