Philip Larkin

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Boston Globe
Who are the artistic geniuses of today?the yin and yang of mid-20th-century jazz vocals. Frank Sinatra, for sure. In p
Who are the artistic geniuses of today?
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
the yin and yang of mid-20th-century jazz vocals. Frank Sinatra, for sure. In poetry, Elizabeth Bishop, W. H. Auden, Philip Larkin. In film, Buster Keaton, Yasujiro Ozu, Howard Hawks, Frederick Wiseman. Maybe directors Paul Thomas Anderson... Read more
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The Irish Times
Shakespeare and me: Irish writers on the Bard's best bitsShakespeare was extremely interested in the question of time and our relationsh
Shakespeare and me: Irish writers on the Bard's best bits
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Shakespeare was extremely interested in the question of time and our relationship to it. Days are where we live, as Philip Larkin wrote – time is perhaps the most significant dimension, but of course we have to take it entirely for granted... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Blown up – how cinema captured the dark heart of the swinging 60swas another foreigner who kick-started the whole scene in the first place. Sexu
Blown up – how cinema captured the dark heart of the swinging 60s
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
was another foreigner who kick-started the whole scene in the first place. Sexual intercourse began in 1963, according to Philip Larkin, “between the end of the Chatterley ban / and the Beatles’ first LP”. Swinging London cinema began the year... Read more
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The Anfield Wrap
LIVERPOOL 5 - 0 COVENTRY CITY: 30 YEARS LATERmy favourite year of my life. I was doing A Levels which meant I got to talk lo
LIVERPOOL 5 - 0 COVENTRY CITY: 30 YEARS LATER
The Anfield Wrap / Posted 18 days ago
my favourite year of my life. I was doing A Levels which meant I got to talk loudly in mobile college classrooms about Philip Larkin and could stay out all night if I wanted and, also, for the first time ever, I had a bit of cash. Not much,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Remembering Bob Ellisinformation and listening Bob's last interview with Richard was in December 20
Remembering Bob Ellis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
information and listening Bob's last interview with Richard was in December 2014 The poem Bob read was Aubade by Philip Larkin The Ellis Laws is published by Penguin You can either listen to each Conversations interview by clicking on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Outlander is carried on the shoulders of a strong woman“What will survive of us is love,” wrote Philip Larkin, contemplating tombs and
Outlander is carried on the shoulders of a strong woman
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
“What will survive of us is love,” wrote Philip Larkin, contemplating tombs and memorials. He was right but what survives in official history is the story of everything as told by men. Outlander (Sunday, Showcase, 10 p.m.) returns for its second... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Generation Anthropocene: How humans have altered the planet for everSilurian, Devonian, Carboniferous, Permian, Triassic, Jurassic, Cretaceous … '
Generation Anthropocene: How humans have altered the planet for ever
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 days ago
Silurian, Devonian, Carboniferous, Permian, Triassic, Jurassic, Cretaceous … 'What will survive of us is love', wrote Philip Larkin. Wrong. What will survive of us is plastic The Anthropocene Working Group of the Subcommission on Quaternary... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening on Shelter IslandI Dare to Eat a Peach?” a reading at the library on Friday, April 1 at 7 p.m. T
What's Happening on Shelter Island
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
I Dare to Eat a Peach?” a reading at the library on Friday, April 1 at 7 p.m. The program includes work by poets such as Philip Larkin, Elizabeth Bishop, Ted Hughes, Bernadette Meyer and Stanley Kunitz, as well as an ensemble reading of T.S.... Read more

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