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Angela Carter’s Folksong and Music Session

An exciting musical event celebrating Angela Carter’s passion for folksong will be taking place on the 5th of March at the Royal West of England Academy (RWA). 487 more words

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Official Website for Edmund Gordon

Edmund Gordon, author of the acclaimed biography of Angela Carter, has recently launched an official website. 229 more words

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I Have Fallen In love

Have you ever had one of those unnecessary existentialist moments? You know what i’m talking about, those 30 second snippets when you take yourself out of the task at hand and distance yourself.  274 more words

A review of Angela Carter’s “The Company of Wolves”

Pretentious, needlessly wordy and lacking a proper ending. The pretentiousness comes from the pervading “in your face” symbolism that fails to be subtle but also distinctly fails to make a point – the author is essentially making references to random dark things just to make it as edgy as she could. 427 more words

Book 8: Wayward Girls & Wicked Women

A lovely anthology of short stories which “extols the female virtues of discontent, sexual disruptiveness and bad manners”, according to the back cover blurb for… 30 more words

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Angela Carter talks to Terry Jones

In commemoration of Angela Carter’s death 25 years ago on this day, 16th February 2017, BBC Arts has uploaded a wonderful video clip of Angela Carter talking to Terry Jones about her fascination with the tale of ‘Beauty and the Beast’. 208 more words

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PREVIEW Strange Worlds: The Visions of Angela Carter

‘It is far easier for a woman to lead a blameless life than it is for a man; all she has to do is to avoid sexual intercourse like the plague.’ – Angela Carter… 114 more words

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