Venue: The Great Chamber, Sutton House, 2&4 Homerton High Street, London E9 6JQ
FOURTH NIGHT OF THE 2020 SEASON OF GRAHAM’S SUTTON HOUSE POETRY NIGHTS
England and Wales tour 2020. Go to Events page to sign up for the newsletter to get advance information of dates and places, and check my current Scheduled Events.
Edna St Vincent Millay’s legendary existence as the Greenwich Village’s convention-busting bisexual superstar It Girl in the 1920s went hand in hand with a lyrical gift which reached its apogee in her mastery of the sonnet. Here she harnessed a blazing authenticity on the page in her narratives of nature, life, love, and the female experience.
“Perhaps the greatest female poet since Sappho”. (Harriet Monroe)
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This is one of six new lectures by Graham in the Great Chamber at Sutton House from April to September 2020. See Events Currently Scheduled for full information and booking for each talk. The complete series features:
Top picture: Edna St Vincent Millay – artist and date untraced