The School of Night

  • Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018
  • Time: 5.30pm
  • Venue: Alumni Room, School of English
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The final School of Night meeting of this year’s academic year.  Theme: Food and Drink (though mainly fruit, in fact).  Hospitality will be provided in accordance with the poems under discussion.  All welcome.  On the menu:


Summer in Bucharest – Fleur Adcock

Brixton Market – Malika Booker

Blackberrying – Sylvia Plath

A Dish of Peaches in Russia – Wallace Stevens

Blackberry Picking – Seamus Heaney

There are Roughly Zones – Robert Frost