Tom Paulin

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Tom Paulin


Saturday, June 30, 2007 - 14:00

Ledbury Poetry Festival, Burgage Hall


About the event

Tom Paulin on Louis MacNeice

To mark MacNeice's centenary, celebrated poet, critic and former Late Review panelist, Tom Paulin will talk about MacNeice and discuss his impact on Irish poetry, including Paulin's own writing. Louis MacNeice was a contemporary of Auden and Spender. He is best known for verse in which he examines social concerns and the complexities and contradictions of human existence. Tom Paulin's enthusiasm for this subject is infectious, so this is sure to be an entertaining and interesting talk.
Tickets £8, 0845 458 1743

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