|COOKIES: By using this website you agree that we can place Google Analytics Cookies on your device for performance monitoring.|
Former Poet Laureate Sir Andrew Motion will be reading at ‘When the Sun Shone in Vain: Edward Thomas and the War Poets’ on the 4th June, 2014, a special event at Hughes Hall to mark the centennial anniversary of the outbreak of World War One.
Focusing on the poetry of Edward Thomas, among other war poets, he will also read extracts from his new collection, The Customs House, which includes the sequence of war poems, Laurels and Donkeys which draws on soldiers’ experiences from the First and Second World Wars, through to the recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sir Andrew will answer questions about Thomas as well as his own writing and will be signing copies of The Customs House.
The event will take place in the Pavilion Room at Hughes Hall, on Wednesday 4th June, at 7pm. To buy a ticket, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org Tickets cost £7-00 / £6-00 Hughesians
If you have a question about this list, please contact: M.D. Turner. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser.
0 upcoming talks and 1 talk in the archive.
Please see above for contact details for this list.
Other listsLand Economy Departmental Seminar Series EPRG Energy and Environment Seminar Series Robinson College
Other talksColorado Can perinatal mental health care prevent mental health problems in children? Living in Happiness - Spirituality in Daily Life series Title: Doctor, I am breathless and my body feels on fire The story of the infinity principles: a link between autism and a person's potential Title: Time to think again…