Author Archives: anthonyhowelljournal

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Poet, essayist, dancer, performance artist....

Tottenham Marshes: a slideshow

Here is the first draft of a new slideshow – Tottenham Marshes No titles – as it works well when it repeats. x THE RESERVOIR x Was there ever a book that was censored because It was a pack of … Continue reading

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Luke Roberts reviews Iliassa Sequin

Click here for Luke Roberts’ review in the Fortnightly of Iliassa Sequins Collected Complete Poems More about Iliassa Sequin here Grey Suit is proud to have also published Anchorage – a chapbook by Lorraine Mariner. There is also a review … Continue reading

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Black Ink

A Poem on the Underground

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Purgatory

In Dante’s Comedy, each punishment is a contrapasso, a symbolic instance of poetic justice, and Purgatory seemed an appropriate place to be, last winter. So here, in the Fortnightly Review are my thoughts about reading Purgatory.

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Grey Suit Editions – List of Publications – parts 1 and 2

List of Publications 1 List of Publications 2 Our video catalogue from the nineties These three links provide a tour of Grey Suit. The project began as a video magazine for performance art, material film and innovative music and poetry. … Continue reading

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The Tower – Drawings and Film – 1984

I have just discovered this post from the Art Gallery of New South Wales – showing items from the box of drawings for The Tower – created for the performance in that gallery in 1984. The gallery bought these fine drawings by … Continue reading

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My Father

Aley Howell 1919-1945 x FATHER In memoriam Aley Howell My father who died at child-birth           far from his son. Now I run out of words and climb the forests to lament him:           here, he is precious, is air-currents, … Continue reading

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Three Dance Innovators

Hagit Bar, an Israeli dancer, created a dance work – A Space to Imagine – for The Room, my space in Tottenham in 2006 – as part of a short festival of Poetry, Art and Performance: Art across the Middle … Continue reading

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‘Ceasefire’ and ‘The Cross of Carl’

Last night I watched “Ceasefire” (Cessez-le-feu) directed by Emmanuel Courcol, starring Romain Duris, Celine Sallete and Gregory Gadebois. This French film explores the lives of French soldiers traumatised by bombardment in the trenches of Verdun. Those few who returned ostensibly … Continue reading

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Iliassa Sequin: Collected Complete Poems

Iliassa Sequin’s unique way of writing is at last available in a publication from Grey Suit Editions More details about her work and her life here Now available on Amazon and on Abebooks.

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