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Re-inventing Victorian Cornwall: Dan Daddow's Cornish Comicalities

> See details of The Hope of Place by Alan M. K­­ent Selected Poems in English 199­0–2010

Alan M. Kent, was born in Cornwall in 1967. He is a Lecturer in Literature at the Open University and a novelist, poet and dramatist. His plays include The Tin Violin, Surfing Tommies and A Mere Interlude.

Among his recent publications are Celtic Cornwall: Nation, Tradition, Invention (2012), Voog's Ocean (2012) and Bewnans Peran (2013). His Literature of Cornwall: Continuity, Identity. Difference 1000-2000 (2000) and The Theatre of Cornwall; Space, Place, Performance (2010) are standard reference works on Cornish literature and theatre.

Re-inventing Victorian Cornwall: Dan Daddow's Cornish Comicalities
11am, 7th July 2017
Penlee Coach House, Penlee Park, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 4HE
Part of the Penzance Literary Festival

Alan M Kent describes how he has reinvented the depiction of Victorian Cornwall in his latest work, Dan Daddow’s Cornish Comicalities. He discusses his research methods, the writing process and looks at his work as a novelist.
£4
For more information and to book: http://www.pzlitfest.co.uk/event/reinventing-victorian-cornwall-with-dan-daddows-cornish-comicalities-with-alan-m-kent/

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