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The Letters of Basil Bunting

Photo of the cover of 'Letters of Basil Bunting' by Dr Alex Niven
Book cover

Wednesday 21st September 7pm

With Dr Alex Niven

A FREE Lit & Phil Live Event 

An event to mark the publication by Oxford University Press of a first edition of the letters of Basil Bunting - one of the major modernist poets of the twentieth century and a passionate advocate of Northumbrian identity. Editor of the letters Dr Alex Niven of Newcastle University will talk about the book and Tom Pickard - Bunting's great friend and supporter - will give a poetry reading. 

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