Philip Larkin

Collection by Christopher Pressler


England's greatest 20th C poet

Christopher Pressler
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"Poetry is nobody's business except the poet's, and everybody else can f*** off." Philip Larkin

Marvelous Spinster Barbara Pym At 100 - The Awl: A photo taken by Philip Larkin of, from left, Monica Jones; and Barbara Pym. Reading Books, Writing A Book, Books To Read, Crazy Cat Lady, Crazy Cats, Authors, Writers, Philip Larkin, English Poets

Marvelous Spinster Barbara Pym At 100

A note in Barbara Pym’s diary instructs: “Read some of Jane Austen’s last chapters and find out how she manages all the loose ends.” Next entry, a fairly typical one: “The Riviera Cafe, St. Austell is decorated in ...

From the English and Drama blog post 'Required Blogging: The Philip Larkin Collection in the British Library'. Image: Philip Larkin and Barry Bloomfield.  With permission of Hull University Archive, Hull History Centre. Authors, Writers, Philip Larkin, English Poets, Medieval Manuscript, British Library, Centre, Blogging

Required Blogging: The Philip Larkin Collection in the British Library.

The British Library is home to the collection of books assembled by Philip Larkin’s bibliographer Barry Bloomfield. The Library purchased the collection 10 years ago from Barry Bloomfield’s widow who sold the collection in order to establish an annual bursary in Barry’s name to be administered by the Bibliographical Society....

John Mullan's ten of the best: Aprils From Chaucer, through Orwell and Larkin to Plath, John Mullan finds a range of views on the cruellest month The Cruelest Month, Philip Larkin, Influential People, Archie, The Best, Poems, Writing Lessons, Lesson Planning, Sculpture

The Complete Poems by Philip Larkin, edited by Archie Burnett - review

John Banville is won over by an exhaustive, awe-inspiring monument to Philip Larkin

James Booth examines Philip Larkin’s life and work. Colm Tóibín writes on Elizabeth Bishop. James Wood looks at religious and secular modes of narration in novels. Colm Toibin, Muriel Spark, Elizabeth Bishop, Philip Larkin, Close To My Heart, Bookmarks, Friendship, Novels, Poetry

How little our careers express what lies in us, and yet how much time they take up. It's sad, really. - Philip Larkin

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Philip Larkin: Desired Reading

Those of us who have often invoked the great phrase of Keats—“the true voice of feeling”—have no less often been told that we are naive, since social and political contingencies mean that there is no such thing. Nevertheless, the true voice of feeling was what Philip Larkin sought and found, or rather the true voices.

Hugh Bonneville reads 'Aubade',written by Philip Larkin.Credits for the actors in this video clip are Hugh Bonneville as Philip Larkin (the man in bed) & Tara Fitzgerald as the woman in the clip. Philip Larkin, Hugh Bonneville, Cemetery Art, Video Clip, The Man, Poetry, Actors, Writing, Woman


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Letter: Praising Philip Larkin and all librarians

Letter: I write in praise of Philip Larkin and Wellington librarians, past and present.

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Handwritten Philip Larkin poem sells at auction for $11,500

Love, a poem hand-written by popular English poet Philip Larkin, sold at Bonhams London for £7,500 ($11,687) yesterday (May 8). Larkin, pictured in Hull univers

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Philip Larkin poet statue taken at Hull railway station