Memories from the Front Line
Thursday 28th Feb - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm£10
Memoirs the Great War from Britain, France and Germany
The talk looks at the texts as autobiography and historical reporting, as fact sometimes blurred with fiction. It also considers the works by soldiers, nurses, civilians and dissenters.
Jerry Palmer is the author of Memories from the Front Line: Memoirs and Meanings of The Great War from Britain, France and Germany, which follows six other books and many articles on popular culture and the mass media. He is former books editor for Time Out magazine, Professor of Communications, London Metropolitan University and Visiting Professor of Sociology, City University.