2012 Highlights

London: A History in Verse

9 May 2012

17:45 - 18:45 Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre

supported by Waterstones

London: A History in Verse

The poet and UCL Professor in English and American Literature, Mark Ford, will be joined by Daljit Nagra, Sarah Maguire, and Alan Jenkins to launch this wonderful  edition of London verse: London: A History in Verse. "Mark Ford has assembled the most capacious and wide-ranging anthology of poems about London to date, from Chaucer to Wordsworth to the present day, providing a chronological tour of urban life and of English literature." Edited by Mark Ford and published by Harvard University Press. Copies will be available.