Hobsbaum's Choice

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Wherever he has lived, the poet and critic Philip Hobsbaum has identified writers of talent and genius and invited them into his home. Roisin McAuley invites Seamus Heaney, James Kelman, Liz Lochhead and others - including Hobsbaum himself - to assess his method of critical analysis and to recreate the electric atmosphere of the group.

20000731

Wherever he has lived, the poet and critic Philip Hobsbaum has identified writers of talent and genius and invited them into his home. Roisin McAuley invites Seamus Heaney, James Kelman, Liz Lochhead and others - including Hobsbaum himself - to assess his method of critical analysis and to recreate the electric atmosphere of the group.

20000130

Wherever he has lived, the poet and critic Philip Hobsbaum has identified writers of talent and genius and invited them into his home.

Roisin McAuley invites Seamus Heaney, James Kelman, Liz Lochhead and others - including Hobsbaum himself - to assess his method of critical analysis and to recreate the electric atmosphere of the group.

20000130

Wherever he has lived, the poet and critic Philip Hobsbaum has identified writers of talent and genius and invited them into his home.

Roisin McAuley invites Seamus Heaney, James Kelman, Liz Lochhead and others - including Hobsbaum himself - to assess his method of critical analysis and to recreate the electric atmosphere of the group.