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St. Agnes' Eve at the Guildhall Gallery
Thu 19 January 2017, 18:15 – 19:30 GMT
St. Agnes' Eve—Ah, bitter chill it was!
The owl, for all his feathers, was a-cold;
Celebrate John Keats's famous poem The Eve of St Agnes at Guildhall Art Gallery. Enjoy a private view of the painting by William Holman Hunt that Keats's tale inspired, and listen to extracts of the poem read by leading poets, with an introduction by Keats biographer Nicholas Roe.
A Keats Foundation event in association with Keats House and The Poetry Society
Tonight's event takes place on the eve of the eve of St Agnes.
Readers include: Eva Salzman, Maureen Roberts, Jon Sayers, Mary Jean Chan, Henry Wong, Clive Jones