The study and appreciation of the life, works and times of Arnold Bennett


January 2019 Vol 6 No 4

From the Editor Greetings fro snowy North Carolina! ┬áIn Winston-Salem, we are just emerging from an unprecedented blizzard. There are many developments in the world of the ABS, as you will see from this issue of the newsletter. Other highlights in this issue include a new feature introduce by Les Powner – a Bennett Quiz. […]

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August 2018 Vol 6 No. 3.

The highlight of this issue of the Newsletter is undoubtedly an article by Roy Birnie, the great grandson of AB’s yacht master, who shares both his personal family history and the development (over any decades) of his own understanding of AB….   Front cover – Plaque unveiled on 19 July 2018 at Longport (Shawport) Railway […]

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April 2018 Vol 6 No. 2.

The wide variety of materials in this issue demonstrates the wealth of work being done on Bennett by academics and common readers alike…   The front cover taken from My Association with Arnold Bennett, a sketch by Frederick Marriott in 1907, first published by Keele University Library in 1967.   Copies of the newsletters are […]

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January 2018 Vol 6 No. 1

  This issue begins with a fascinating account by Les Powner of the events that took place fifty years ago to commemorate the centenary of Bennett’s birth. …………. The front cover, courtesy of the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Hanley, Stoke on Trent. Copies of the newsletters are issued to members three times a year. […]

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