Provisional booking made for 2017 SSF Annual Conference to be held at Napier University, Craiglockhart, Edinburgh as part of the Alliance of Literary Societies Conference being held there
Frequent Events, including Springtime meetings at The Lamb in Bloomsbury and occasional November talks at Imperial War Museum, both featuring Sassoon biographers and reviewers.
Annual Conferences, have been held at evocative Sassoon inspired locations including Marlborough, Matfield, Downside, Oxford, Cambridge, Stratford-upon-Avon, Radley and Cardiff.
a sumptious bi-annual, printed, text rich, A4 sized journal full of splendidly researched and written Sassoonery, mailed out to all members.
Flower Show Cricket Match, annual fixture between George Sherston X1 & Matfield CC on the village green in Siegfried's native village of Matfield, Kent.
Congratulations to Bill Kroelinger & Alban O'Brien who were the first two correct entries out of the hat on 31st January - having answered the questions below and will each receive a signed copy of one of the following books:
Competition Questions with answers:
1. Who was the monk who gave Siegfried Sassoon his instruction when he joined the Roman Catholic church in 1957?........Dom Sebastian Moore
2. In 1883, Siegfried's aunt, Rachel Sassoon, modelled for a statue that was exhibited at the Royal Academy. Who was the sculptor?.......Hamo Thornycroft
3. Which of Siegfried's friends was the literary executor of Oscar Wilde?........Robert Ross
and the opportunity to participate in the Fellowship's Activities shown below...
Join SSF and also perhaps consider a joint membership with The Wilfred Owen Association - See 'Join-Us' page.
The Siegfried Sassoon Fellowship is a member of the ALS, the umbrella organisation for literary societies in the UK. The Alliance of Literary Societies provide support and advice on a variety of subjects, as well as promoting cooperation between member societies.