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LITERATURE, RETELLINGS AND THE TRUE WASTE LAND
Sat 22 October 2016, 16:30 – 17:30 BST
TS Eliot’s The Waste Land is famous for, among other things, the self-conscious appropriation of the works of other poets. But what about the poem itself, as a whole? Apostolos Doxiadis, author of 'Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture' and 'Logicomix', asks if it was Eliot’s invention or if it existed before he wrote it?