Author Archives: Bob

On the Launch Pad!

Finally! It looks to be a pretty lively occasion, so come on along if you feel so moved. The Alderman has asked attendees to mask up for ordering at the bar, but otherwise we’ll be relaxed (barring unforeseen developments, of … Continue reading

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Book Launch

My most recent book, Reading Old English Wisdom: The Fetters in the Frost, will be launched by noted linguist Kate Burridge. Where: The Alderman, 134 Lygon Street, Brunswick East When: Wednesday 30 June, from 6pm Hope you can make it!

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But Where Shall Wisdom Be Found

The latest issue of Arena Quarterly has just appeared, with a piece I was asked to write about what correspondences I could draw between the ninth- and tenth-century poetry I write about and character of current events. What came out … Continue reading

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And Now a Discount!

The nice people at Cambridge Scholars Publishing are now offering Reading Old English Wisdom at a 25% discount, which you can claim using the code PROMO25 at the link below. I will shortly be organising an online launch on the … Continue reading

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But Where Is Wisdom to Be Found?

. . . in my next book, Reading Old English Wisdom: The Fetters in the Frost, which discusses the major Old English wisdom poems. It has at last been published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and I will be organising some … Continue reading

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Jorge Luis Borges

With his always-engaging playfulness, Borges can drive you crazy, but he never bores! Translated by Stephen Kessel.

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A New Arena Essay

Some reflections on the current pandemic.

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Another by Philip St. Clair

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Philip St. Clair

A spare biography can be found here http://www.philipstclair.com/biography

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Keith S. Wilson

More about the poet here: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/keith-s-wilson

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