Keats thought an important quality of a poet was ‘negative capability’ – the ability to tolerate what is uncertain or doubtful without rushing irritably to closure. Dr Margot Waddell, psychoanalyst, and Dr Toni Griffiths, trustee of the Keats Foundation, explore how Keats’s insight has influenced the field of psychoanalysis.
Free, booking recommended
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Keats House is a beautiful Georgian villa where the poet John Keats found inspiration, friendship and love.
Keats House is open to visitors (check website for opening hours) and hosts a diverse programme of literary, musical and family events.