24th February 2020
I have just republished the account of a family friend, Eve Leadbeater, of meeting Jessie Chambers soon after she had arrived in England on one of the last Kindertransport trains to leave Czechoslovakia in 1939.
16th December 2019
In the context of the UK’s current pre-occupation with Brexit, I thought I would link to my speech on ‘D.H. Lawrence and Brexit‘, delivered at the British Council in Paris in May 2019.
Readers may also be interested in the following, excellent article by Stuart Mitchner in a Princeton newspaper (Town Topics), published on Lawrence’s birthday, September 11th 2019, ‘Imagining What D.H. Lawrence Would Make of Brexit‘.