Philip Terry
British Council presents Philip Terry at the Singapore Writers Festival 2016. ©

Philip Terry

Friday 04 November 2016 - 20:30 to Sunday 06 November 2016 - 16:00

Philip Terry is currently Director of the Centre for Creative Writing at the University of Essex. Among his books are the lipogrammatic novel The Book of Bachelors, a translation of Raymond Queneau’s last book of poems Elementary Morality, and the poetry volumes Oulipoems and Shakespeare’s Sonnets. His novel tapestry was shortlisted for the 2013 Goldsmith’s Prize. Dante’s Inferno, which relocates Dante’s action to current day Essex, was published in 2014, as well as a translation of Georges Perec’s I Remember. A new volume of poetry, Quennets, was published by Carcanet in 2016.  

Reading: If Music Be The Food of Love, Play On!
4 Nov, Fri 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Arts House, Chamber
Free Event

Workshop:Sonnets for Modern Times by Philip Terry
5 Nov, Sat 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
The Arts House, Living Room
Ticketed Event

Classroom Series: Funny Sonnets with Philip Terry
6 Nov, Sun 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
The Arts House, Screening Room 
Festival Pass Event

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