Latest articles tagged with ‘Lord Byron’

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Literary Locations #75: Newstead Abbey

Newstead Abbey, arguably the finest of Nottinghamshire’s literary locations.

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Literary Locations #72: Newark Market Place

The historic market place in Newark-On-Trent, where Lord Byron first saw his poetry in print and Sir Walter Scott set ‘The Heart of Midlothian’.

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Literary Locations #60: The New Foresters, St Ann’s Street

Nottingham’s LGBT Writers & Writing – Part One (of 3)

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World Book Day 2020

It’s World Book Day so let’s celebrate some of the Notts literature that has shaped the world.

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...Lord Byron Preaching

On the eleventh day of (social justice) Christmas, my true love brought to me.... Lord Byron Preaching

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Literary Locations #40: Annesley Hall

“...once the abode of a prosperous old family but a blight and a sorrow have fallen here." William Howitt.

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Nottingham Transport, the literary lines

Today we take a look at the literary giants who have had Nottingham transport named after them.

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Literary Locations #14: Long Row

Long Row, one of Nottingham’s oldest streets, is rich in literary history from the ‘grandfather’ of evolution, Lord Byron’s coffin, Miller the poet,...

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Ada Lovelace: King, Countess, Genius.

To mark Ada Lovelace Day (9th October) we asked playwright Emily Holyoake to tell us why Lovelace was definitely a women Notts can be proud of:

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20th Century Notts: 1936-1938

Graham Greene's time in Nottingham bears fruit. Meanwhile, people in Hucknall clap eyes on Byron's remains.

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20th Century Notts: 1924-1926

With Lawrence away we reach the mid-1920s, just as Graham Greene and Dorothy Whipple come to town.

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Literary Locations #1: Byron's House, Nottingham

In the first in a regular series, we find the odd nooks and crannies around Notts that ooze literary history.

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