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LSE Literary Festival - Literature and the Academic: Literature as a resource for other disciplines

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Speaker(s): Richard Bronk, Professor Margot Finn, Dr Neil Vickers
Chair: Professor Simon Blackburn

Recorded on 12 February 2010 in Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building.

The session examines how the reading of literature can expand the analytical imagination, provide alternative metaphors and supply vital empirical evidence. Three academics from very different disciplines discuss ways in which literature can be invaluable to the broader research community.

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