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LATITUDE: 51.5228 / 51°31’21″N LONGITUDE: -0.1244 / 0°7’27″W

LATITUDE: 51.5228 / 51°31’21″N LONGITUDE: -0.1244 / 0°7’27″W  A POETRY BENEFIT FOR THE HORSE HOSPITAL with JEREMY REED DAMIAN LE BAS AUDREY SZASZ PAUL DE MUTH MICHAEL WYNDHAM special guest LILIANE LIJN also featuring FREE POETRY SERIES by RAGGED LION … Continue reading

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HARRY FAINLIGHT: Poète Maudit

  Harry Fainlight was an unclassifiable poet who came to prominence in the Anglo-American counterculture of the 1960s but later became a casualty of the reactionary British culture of the 1970s. That he was a lyric poet with an original … Continue reading

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RIMBAUD IN LONDON

National Poetry Library pays homage to one of the all-time geniuses of world literature, the revolutionary French poet Arthur Rimbaud. Rimbaud spent 14 months of his meteorically brief literary career in London. In 1872-73 he lived with Paul Verlaine in … Continue reading

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GEORGE BARKER, PENTAMETERS THEATRE

JOIN US IN CELEBRATING THE LIFE AND WORK OF GEORGE BARKER (1913-1991) with JEREMY REED PAUL SAKOILSKY NIALL McDEVITT Music: GODFREY OLD Hostess: LEONIE SCOTT-MATTHEWS MON 26 FEBRUARY, PENTAMETERS THEATRE, 28 HEATH STREET, HAMPSTEAD, LONDON NW3 8pm £5 http://www.pentameters.co.uk/WhatsOn.html

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POETRY LIBRARY SPECIAL EDITION 3/2/2016

A David Gascoyne Celebration was one night in a series run by the Poetry Library called Special Edition. As I was organising this one – with help from Library staff Pascal O’Loughlin and Jessica Atkinson – it definitely began to … Continue reading

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A DAVID GASCOYNE CELEBRATION

Wednesday 3 February 2016 A DAVID GASCOYNE CELEBRATION The Poetry Library Join us for a celebration of the centennial of enigmatic English poet David Gascoyne (1916 – 2001). An overlooked, self-deprecating figure, who endured a series of incarcerations, he claimed … Continue reading

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PORTERLOO

Porterloo is a unique book in the history of poetry in English. Irish poet Niall McDevitt has seen through the English tradition of ‘courtly poetry’ and demonstrated how a self-respecting poetry need have nothing whatsoever to do with it. The … Continue reading

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