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Oxford: from wild student parties to the shadow of war

Daisy Dunn introduces us to life at Oxford University between the two world wars

Published: April 5, 2022 at 12:45 pm
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Daisy Dunn tells Spencer Mizen how students at Oxford University – including Evelyn Waugh, Vera Brittain and John Betjeman – were buffeted by world events in the 1920s and 30s.


Daisy Dunn is the author of Not Far From Brideshead: Oxford Between the Wars (Orion Publishing, 2022)


Spencer MizenProduction Editor, BBC History Magazine

Spencer is production editor of BBC History Magazine


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