War by Louis-Ferdinand Céline

Historical Perspectives


Discovered unexpectedly in 2021, this acclaimed yet controversial work offers a vivid portrayal of soldiers' experiences during the First World War, focusing on the journey of Ferdinand Bardamu, the main character from Céline's Journey to the End of the Night. Join us to explore the secrets of War with translator Sander Berg, Damian Catani, Senior Lecturer in Languages, Linguistics and Cultures (Birkbeck, University of London), and publisher Alessandro Gallenzi.

£10, conc. £8, students £5

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Damian Catani Alessandro Gallenzi Sander Berg