“I can resist everything except temptation”.
Join award-winning author Neil McKenna as he explores the many loves of Oscar Wilde (Irish poet and playwright, 1854 – 1900). Neil will examine Wilde’s marriage and love affairs, as well as his relationship with his artistic muse and lover, Lord Alfred ‘Bosie’ Douglas.
About the speaker
Neil McKenna is an award-winning journalist and author of the acclaimed biography The Secret Life of Oscar Wilde. He was shortlisted for Writer of the Year at the Stonewall Awards 2013; plus Fanny and Stella was shortlisted for the 2013 Green Carnation Prize.
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Date & time: 4th June, 2021 (21:00 UTC+08)