Monthly Archives: October 2014

After Hours at the Pitt Rivers

Departmental poet Obby Robinson has been invited to read from his supernatural-themed poetry collection at the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford on the 4th of December this year. Obby will be heading up an evening of art, poetry, performance and … Continue reading

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Neil Cocks has a new monograph

Neil Cocks writes: My most recent monograph has just been published by Palgrave. In this book I think through a problem that all of us working with literature grapple with at some time: the complexities that attend a reading of … Continue reading

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The opening reception for Beckett Week: a reminder

Conor Carville writes:   The opening reception for Beckett Week will take place in the Museum of English Rural Life from 5.00 to 7.00. this evening, Wednesday 1st October. Drinks will be served.¬†Our exhibition ‘Beckett in London: The Murphy Notebooks’ … Continue reading

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Linnean Society talk by John Holmes

John Holmes writes: This lunchtime I will be giving a talk at the Linnean Society on how poets have responded to changing conceptions of the natural world, from when the eighteenth-century naturalist Carolus Linnaeus first devised an ordered system for … Continue reading

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