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October 2017 Monthly Archives

T. S. Eliot Prized

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London Library member and T.S. Eliot biographer Professor Robert Crawford gives the London Library Lecture at Hay on Sunday 31 May and will be looking at T.S. Eliot and his relationship with the Library as well as exploring the links between poets and libraries more generally. Miranda Richardson is opening proceedings with readings from some…

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The Last Laugh: Groucho Marx, T.S. Eliot and the London Library

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On Saturday evening at 10pm on Radio 3 the wistful dramatisation Dear Mr Eliot: When Groucho Met Tom by Jakko Jakszyk gets another well-deserved airing and if you missed it last year, it is well worth a listen.  It tells the story of the surprising friendship between T.S. Eliot and Groucho Marx using their private…

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