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Common People: The History of an English Family

At the TORCH Book at Lunchtime Alison Light discussed her book "Common People" with Laura Marcus (Goldsmiths' Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford), Selina Todd (Lecturer in Modern British History, University of Oxford) and Lyndal Roper (Regius Professor of History, University of Oxford). They explored the role of the family, the interplay between fiction and history, and how class is explored.

Please click here to watch a 3 minute interview with Alison Light.