2nd-4th September 2016

Oxford, UK

The leading conference for historical fiction

2nd-4th September 2016 - Oxford, UK


The world’s premier conference for historical fiction fans and writers, with a programme packed with talks, workshops, panels and fun events.

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Featuring Melvyn Bragg, Fay Weldon, Tracy Chevalier, Kate Williams, Margaret George, Elizabeth Chadwick, CW Gortner, Jo Baker and many more.

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Taking place 2nd-4th September 2016, starting on Friday evening with a packed programme through to Sunday lunchtime.

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Located at the spectacular Andrew Wiles Building and nearby St Anne’s College, Woodstock Road, in the historic heart of Oxford.

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Book early to avoid disappointment. Limited special rate accommodation available at St Anne's College for delegates.

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Special discount price for HNS members