Monthly Archives: January 2019

Consciousness (with Mutilation) – now published.

My non-fiction novel, published by Odd Volumes Printed in France, so they have a cool French feel to them. Consciousness (with Mutilation) is a non-fiction novel. Every sentence that begins any paragraph within it also serves as the concluding sentence of … Continue reading

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Writing as the plough turns.

Very interesting article about Boustrophedon writing which I came across  – by David L O’Hara. It proved rewarding to research I am doing into the relationship between dance steps and the metrical foot in poetic scansion, with regard to the … Continue reading

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Homage to the Horses of Saint Petersburg 1998

A performance by Anthony Howell in 1998. Homage to the Horses of Saint Petersburg This performance can also be found at vimeo And it can also be found on this page Readings and Performances on my website – which also … Continue reading

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Active Circles in Australia – a rain dance 1982

A piece by the Theatre of Mistakes performed in Australia. “In the long, hot summer of 1977 we did perform it on Hartley Wintney village-green, which has a sizeable cricket-pitch, as a dance to bring down the rain – or … Continue reading

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Variations on Pygmalion

Jean-Léon Gérôme   THE METAMORPHOSIS OF PIGMALION’S IMAGE 1. Pigmalion, whose high love-hating mind Disdain’d to yield servile affection, Or amorous suit to any woman-kind, Knowing their wants, and men’s perfection. Yet Love at length forc’d him to know his … Continue reading

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Incomprehensible Lesson – Poems by Fawzi Karim – English Versions by Anthony Howell

Very pleased that a new book of my versions of the poems of Iraqi poet Fawzi Karim have just come out from Carcanet Incomprehensible Lesson:  poems by Fawzi Karim in versions by Anthony Howell after translations made by the Author. … Continue reading

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33 Holcombe Road, Tottenham Hale, London N17 9AS Tuesday 9th July at 7.30 pm Stuart Henson, Hilary Davies, Katherine Towers, John Greening Refreshments. No entry fee. All welcome. Lots of books by the poets will be on sale. Enquiries 0208 801 … Continue reading

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