Tuesday April 8th
7.00pm Graham Fawcett
on Ted Hughes
Venue: Brendon Books Price: £10.00
Graham Fawcett sets out on a personal journey through the poetry of Ted Hughes, whom he knew in Devon during the 1970s, a man whose originality of utterance and output made him one of the outstanding English poets of the twentieth or any other century.
Graham Fawcett has been a tutor for The Poetry School in London since 1997, devising and teaching new courses on poetry past and present from around the world. He has written and presented radio programmes about literature and music on BBC Radio 3 for many years. His verse translation of Dante’s early love poems, La Vita Nuova, was a BBC Radio Drama commission broadcast on Radio 3 as A Voyage of Sighs.