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About anthonyhowelljournal

Poet, essayist, dancer, performance artist....

POETRY AT THE ROOM

Saturday 3 March at 7.30 pm – 33 Holcombe Road, Tottenham Hale N17 9AS – and scroll down for details of our April reading. £5 entry, then donation for refreshments.  8801 8577 Your host Anthony Howell invites you to Celebrate … Continue reading

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The Melancholy of Making Poetry

Poetry is perhaps the most difficult of arts because the easiest to set about – you don’t need a chisel or a canvas or an instrument or a studio. Writing is eminently convenient. But melancholy derives from the need of … Continue reading

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Two Poems by Penny Boxall

Just back from Hawthornden, where I spent a month writing and painting watercolours. And here are two poems by Penny – who was also a fellow, one for Jean Findlay – who plays the bagpipes – and one for me, … Continue reading

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SONNETS FOR ALL TASTES

Lady Mary Wroth – one of our first sonneteers. Here is a link to my essay on Sonnets. It is published by the Fortnightly Review.

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Charged Atmospheres

Charged Atmospheres – Alison Marchant A new exhibition at The Room – 33 Holcombe Road, London N17 9AS Sat 30 September – Sunday 12 November    Private View – Saturday 30 September from 6pm – 9.30pm. Alison Marchant presents a … Continue reading

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John Ashbery 1927-2017

Here he is reading for Grey Suit. To find him reading Soonest Mended and other poems, please scroll to 47:31 on Issue 3 Here is my obituary note in the Fortnightly Review. Here is a link to an interview with … Continue reading

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THE THEATRE OF MISTAKES

Welcome to the blog of The Theatre of Mistakes Several new posts, documenting our recent exhibition and its performances.

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