Soirée avec Claude Chambard, Tony Lopez, écrivains
Accompagnement musical de Tony Baker
Jeudi 17 mars, 19h à la bibliothèque anglophone
Tony Lopez is an English poet of international repute. His first book to be published in the USA was the widely acclaimed and much anthologised False Memory (The Figures, 1996). Freelance writer of fiction for newspapers and magazines, he had five novels published with New English Library between 1973 and 1976.During the early 1980s he made a number of performance art events that were staged in Cambridge, Liverpool, Edinburgh, London and Amsterdam. He was appointed the first Professor of Poetry in 2000 and Emeritus Professor in July 2009. He is now self-employed, writing and making public art based on text.
Tony Baker est né dans la banlieue londonienne, il étudia la musique et la composition au Trinity College (Cambridge) puis acheva, en 1982, un doctorat d'État sur le poète américain William Carlos Williams. Il vit en France, joue dans plusieurs formations musicales.