Gavin Selerie will introduce and read from his recent work Hariot Double, after which there will be a discussion about its themes and procedures. Issues will include: the relation between the verbal and visual dimension, the lyric within extended narrative, and the weave of themes or motifs. Gavin has published four long poem sequences, Azimuth (1984), Roxy (1996), Le Fanu’s Ghost (2006) and Hariot Double (2016).
Wednesday, 25 January 6pm-8pm
Contemporary Innovative Research Seminar
Senate House, South Block
The room provisionally assigned is 104 (first floor) but be alert to any notice
posted in the lobby. Otherwise check at reception.
Book details can be found at: www.fiveseasonspress.com/#hariotdouble
See also Andrew Duncan’s interview with Selerie on the Shearsman website: