Warts n' all
Last Wednesday we went to Treadwell’s to hear a different story with a different storyteller.
The story was “Gawain and the Green Knight” which was being retold from old sources as the teller had been academically trained. 86 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
I first came across Simon Armitage on Radio 4 discussing his translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, a medieval epic poem written by an unknown poet possibly from Derbyshire. 462 more words
Taking a Leaf...
Marshes in the literary tradition have long been regarded as liminal places located on the periphery of human civilisation and looked upon as realms of malevolence, darkness and the Gothic. 822 more words
2 months, 1 week
Clive Hicks-Jenkins' Artlog:
My studio walls are densely papered with sketches that I’ve blu-tacked onto them over the years. Scraps flutter and seethe when the windows are open and the wind blows through. 225 more words
6 months, 2 weeks