Anthony Powell

Literature

Anthony Powell

Thu 23 Nov

Acclaimed literary biographer Hilary Spurling turns her attention to Anthony Powell, an iconic figure of English letters. Equally notorious for his literary achievements and his lacerating wit, Powell famously authored the twelve-volume, twenty-five year magnum opus,

Michael Pennington: Chekhov in Siberia

Literature

Michael Pennington: Chekhov in Siberia

Sun 26 Nov

In this powerful one-man performance, actor and scholar Michael Pennington brings to life Anton Chekhov’s 4,000 miles’ journey across Russia to conduct a survey of the penal colonies on Sakhalin Island in 1890.

The Anna Karenina Fix

Literature

The Anna Karenina Fix

Sun 26 Nov

Award-winning comedian and author Viv Groskop has discovered the meaning of life in Russian literature.

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