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Robert Lowell: a Memoir with Readings 

The 52nd Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival, The Shakespeare Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 14th August 2005

Grey Gowrie 


Michael Pennington 

(Taken from programme) In tonight’s Poetry Festival event Grey Gowrie will share some reminiscences of Robert Lowell, talking about the man, his work and the times during which he knew him, from the mid-1960s to the poet’s death in 1977. His memoir will incorporate the following poems.


from Waking Early Sunday Morning

The Withdrawal

Terminal Days at Beverly Farms


Last Night

Skunk Hour

T.S. Eliot

from Fourth of July in Maine

from The Quaker Graveyard in Nantucket


Waking in the Blue.

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