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The Origins of Horror -- The London launch of Granta 117: Horror

Wednesday 2nd November 2011 6:30pm - 8:30pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event, Free Event

Drawing on their work in Granta 117: Horror, two powerful writers explore the meaning and metaphors of blood. The contemporary American poet and memoirist Mark Doty discuss the unexpected relationship between Bram Stoker and Walt Whitman. British novelist and journalist Will Self recounts the horror of blood-letting.

The latest issue of Granta magazine, one of Britain's premiere literary quarterlies, explores real and imagined horrors through memoir, fiction, reportage and poetry. It includes new writing from authors such as Stephen King, Paul Auster, Don Delillo and Sarah Hall.


Venue: The Gallery at Foyles
Tickets: Free. RSVP: events@granta.com

This event is free.

Drinks will be provided.


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