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Pussies galore: The Cats review you never knew you needed until now

The Irish Times 22 Oct 2021
TS Eliot ... TS Eliot ... That’s the story of Tom Hooper’s version of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s version of TS Eliot’s Cats (Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats) ... This makes sense, as that’s another work by TS Eliot ... We don’t see it, but we somehow know that TS Eliot’s face is in the sun, much like that baby on Teletubbies.

Elizabeth Strout: ‘I’ve thought about death every day since I was 10’

The Observer 17 Oct 2021
She is one of that company in literature who suffer from poor self-esteem or hang about, initially, on the margins of their own lives. There is a sense in which she belongs with TS Eliot’s J Alfred Prufrock or with Anne Elliot, the overlooked middle daughter in Jane Austen’s Persuasion, or with Jane Eyre, although Jane is a bolder mouse than she.

The Letters of TS Eliot Volume 9: 1939-1941 review – of poetry and purgatives

The Observer 12 Sep 2021
TS Eliot expected poetry to provide him with “an escape from personality”, which meant adopting arch disguises ... Only when writing business letters did Eliot remain implacably and often drearily impersonal ... When the present instalment ends, Eliot still has 23 years left to live ... The Letters of TS Eliot Volume 9.

In a Word...misery

The Irish Times 28 Aug 2021
This trade in misery has become one of the more successful of our times ... In his poem Four Quarters TS Eliot tells us “human kind cannot bear very much reality”. He should be living at this hour ... It has become such a crowded space as no life escapes, even as some lives are more miserable than others ... It will always be with us ... .

Flat in mansion block once home to TS Eliot for sale for �995,000

This is Money 16 Jun 2021
... TS Eliot has gone on the market for just shy of �1million ... While TS Eliot lived in the same building, he did not live in this specific flat for sale which has a price tag of �995,000, reflecting its location in one of London's most expensive areas.

Poet's corner: One-bedroom flat in the Kensington mansion block once home to TS Eliot is ...

The Daily Mail 16 Jun 2021
A one-bedroom flat in the building that includes the former home of TS Eliot has gone on the market for just shy of £1million ... While TS Eliot lived in the same building, he did not live in this specific flat for sale which has a price tag of £995,000, reflecting its location in one of London's most expensive areas.

London Review of Books editor Mary-Kay Wilmers steps down after 30 years

The Observer 29 Jan 2021
Mary-Kay Wilmers is stepping down from her role as editor of the London Review of Books, a position she has held for almost 30 years ... In 2019, when the LRB celebrated its 40th anniversary, she was dubbed “Britain’s most influential editor” by the New York Times ... 'At Faber, TS Eliot was referred to as the GLPGreatest Living Poet' ... .

“There Is Nowhere Else Like Charleston”: The Cultural Significance Of The Bloomsbury Group’s Sussex Sanctuary

Vogue 23 Jan 2021
For author TS Eliot, art critic Roger Fry and economist John Maynard Keynes, among others, Charleston was a sanctuary ... “I imagine TS Eliot writing The Waste Land amid the rich layers of the house,” Hepburn shares of his personal journey mining the cultural treasure trove.

Virginia Woolf’s literary confessions to be sold at auction

AOL 06 Jan 2021
There are 39 questions, ranging from “who is the greatest genius who ever lived?” to who respondents thought were the best and worst novelists/poets/playwrights/essayists, both dead and living ... “TS Eliot is only mentioned by one participant, and then as both the worst living English poet and the worst living critic of literature.

Edna O’Brien on turning 90: ‘I can’t pretend that I haven’t made mistakes’

The Guardian 13 Dec 2020
Ireland’s greatest living writer has over the past week delivered this year’s TS Eliot lecture on Eliot and James Joyce for Dublin’s Abbey Theatre – Covid-19 ...

A lesson in joy from my best pal Dudley

Irish Independent 15 Oct 2020
For living in the shadow of ... As our lives are measured out, not by J Alfred Prufrock's coffee spoons of TS Eliot fame, but rather by news bulletins, political addresses to the nation, and wall-to-wall Covid coverage, we find ourselves these days in a kind of netherworld.

'You'll have to die to get these texts': Ocean Vuong’s next manuscript to be unveiled ...

The Guardian 19 Aug 2020
... of the novel On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous and the TS Eliot prize-winning poetry collection Night Sky With Exit Wounds .

Mary-Kay Wilmers: 'At Faber, TS Eliot was referred to as the GLP – Greatest Living Poet'

The Observer 19 Jul 2020
Living or dead? Well, I don’t know… TS Eliot ... It’s very impressive now to have worked with TS Eliot, but “worked with” doesn’t exactly describe it.He was a Great Man, the GLP – the Greatest Living Poet – and that’s how he was often referred to ... Yes ... We lived in Gloucester Crescent [in Camden] and these other people lived in Gloucester Crescent ... .

When our lives were measured out in Bewley’s coffee spoons

The Irish Times 10 Jul 2020
What a lousy outcome. . So many people have lost so much during the pandemic ...   ... Measuring out our lives in coffee spoons, as TS Eliot so eloquently described it, we sat, my friends and I, for great stretches of the 1980s at the cafes’ marble-topped tables, writing and talking and imagining futures ...    .  . .

20 questions on musicals for your next virtual pub quiz

Metro UK 10 May 2020
Musicals are rich pickings for a pub quiz round (Picture. Rex). Whatever your taste in music might be, chances are you love a good musical – with the genre remaining as popular as ever ... Q ... A. West Side Story. Q ... A. Chess Advertisement. Advertisement. Q ... TS Eliot ... I Can’t Sing was the title of a short-lived 2014 West End musical based on which reality TV show?.