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The Chaplain as War Poet?

Exploring the poetry of Geoffrey Studdert kennedy (popularly known as Woodbine willie)

The University of Roehampton Chaplaincy invite you to:

“The Chaplain as War Poet?: Studdert Kennedy and the First World War

A panel discussion on the poetry of Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy

With Andrew Studdert Kennedy (Rural Dean of Marlborough and the poet’s grandson)
Paul O’Prey (Vice-Chancellor, University of Roehampton and author of First World War: Poems from the Front)
and Peter Howson (former army chaplain and author of Muddling Through: The Organisation of British Army Chaplaincy in World War One)

Chaired by John Hall (Dean of Westminster)

Those planning to attend are strongly encouraged to read the selection of poems which will be available at www.roehampton.ac.uk/chaplaincy


Andrew Studdert Kennedy | talks
Paul O'Prey | talks
Peter Howson | talks
John Hall | talks


Date and Time:

11 February 2015 at 6:00 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



University of Roehampton chaplaincy
80,Roehampton Lane
SW15 5SL

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