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

Winter 2020 – Volume 6, No.7

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By the time this issue of the Newsletter reaches you, the 2019 holiday season will be a thing of the pst and we will have entered a new year – and a new decade. ┬áHere’s hoping it will be a good one for all of us, full of warmth, health, and plenty to read.


The Green Room Rags Society – a Newley discovered foreword, by Jenny Graveson

The Purveyor of Popular Fiction, by Derek Parker

The Arnold Bennett Reading Group, by Ruth Hall

Six Degrees of Separation Part 2 – my own links to Arnold Bennett, by Alan Pedley

Acquiring a Taste for Bennett, by Fiona Cole

Arnold Bennett Goes Fishing – and Fighting, by John Davies

The Bennett Quiz (No. 4), by Leslie Powner

Watching Piccadilly in the 21st Century, by Lee Sanderson

Arnold Bennett and Climate Emergency Ramblings, by Joan Walley

A Rose by Any Other Name…- a message from the Chair of the Trustees, by Leslie Powner

Report on the Society’s Annual General Meeting, by Catherine Burgass

Review of John Shapcott’s Arnold Bennett and Frederick Marriott: Parallel Lives by Leslie Powner

Review of Simon Heffer’s The Age of Decadence: Britain 1880 to 1914, by Catherine Burgass


Looking Ahead

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