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Dulwich Books at The Bedford: I Call Myself a Feminist


Last Wednesday 14th January Dulwich Books launched their new event series at The Bedford in Balham. The evening was a selection of readings from and a panel discussion about a new collection of essays entitled I […]

Dulwich Poet in the running for Costa Book Awards


Dulwich poet Kate Miller is one of four writers up for an award in the poetry category of this year’s Costa Book Awards. An art historian and picture restorer by training Miller published her first collection […]

Whatever Happened to the East India Company?

Lorenzo a Castro’s A Dutch East Indiaman off Hoorn (1672-86)

Roger Williams, author of London’s Lost Global Giant: The East India Company, fills us in. Among Dulwich Picture Gallery’s collection of marine paintings is Lorenzo a Castro’s A Dutch East Indiaman off Hoorn (1672-86), showing […]

Dulwich Literary Festival

A special evening with Melvyn Bragg as he shares the story of the peasants revolt to a packed house

Kate Mosse charmed us with ghostly tales, Melvyn Bragg regaled a packed Dulwich College library with stories from the peasant’s revolt, and as hundreds of people supported us, so the 2015 Dulwich Literary Festival was […]

POEM: A Girl At A Window


Girl of the rouged cheeks and tousled hair you are now and yesterday an enigma. Whom do you see in the street? Is it the classy lady who plays the clavichord next door as you […]

Dulwich Authors’ Evening – Books for Christmas


Beautiful books about Dulwich by Dulwich authors. You can hear three local authors talk about their books, meet them and buy personalised copies at an event at the Old College Library, Dulwich College this coming Monday, […]

A special event – A Dulwich Adventure


Some of you may remember an article I wrote for Dulwich OnView to announce a Kickstarter campaign for a short animation about Elizabeth Linley. I am delighted to say, that just over a year on, […]

Between Here and Knitwear – book launch

Chrissie at the Horniman Museum Aquarium with her poem about their Moon Jellyfish

Chrissie Gittins is a poet and writer living in Forest Hill. She writes poetry for children and adults, short fiction and radio drama. Her second collection of short stories ‘Between Here and Knitwear’ will be […]

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