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Anne Amison presents Byron and the Shelleys in Italy

Anne Amison presents Byron and the Shelleys in Italy

Author Anne Amison will be speaking at the Keats-Shelley House in Rome on 8th October, 2015 at 17.00 hours. Her talk is entitled "Byron, The Shelleys, Italy". The Keats-Shelley House is located at the famous Piazza di Spagna, no 26, 00187, Roma. Her book Byron-Venice,...

Poets on the Vaporetto

Filmgoers battling with steatopygous tourists on crowded Venetian public transport can be cheered by 'Poesie sul Vaporetto', a straight pinch from Judith Chernaik's 20-year-old London brilliant-wheeze 'Poems on the Underground'. The first batch of twenty included...

First Novel: Last 100 Days

PATRICK McGUINNESS has his first novel 'The Last 100 Days' (Seren) longlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize. Current Ladbrokes odds are 14/1 – on the generous side, says our man with his ear to the tannoy.

Michael Glover, Only So Much

MICHAEL GLOVER, responsible for both our first pamphlet, 'A Faint Dusting of Blue Hair', in far-off 2006, and our first book, 'For the Sheer Hell of Living' (2008) has just burst into song again, this time from a publishing imprint nearer home, Savage Poets...

Michael Glover reading.

On 14th December 2008, 18.30 at St Paul's Church, Clapham SW4, MICHAEL GLOVER will give a reading in memory of Honor Dupre. Free admission, refreshments after the event.  

Michael Glover at the Circolo.

Michael Glover will speaking at the Circolo Ital-Britannico at Palazzo Papafava, which is the University of Warwick in Venice, in Calle de le Rachete. The talk will start at 18.00 hours, a glass of prosecco will offered after the event. Free admission.