Maurice Rutherford: An East Yorkshire Great

Maurice Rutherford

An East Yorkshire Great

Thursday 24th March 2011, 6.30pm

The University of Hull is delighted to host Maurice Rutherford, a near-contemporary of Philip Larkin, for the launch of his New & Selected Poems And Saturday Was Christmas.

 Introduced by Carol Rumens, who celebrates him as a ‘master craftsman’, Maurice will read a selection of work and tell the tales behind a truly venerable writing career.

With special guest readings from local poets Sarah Stutt and Mary Aherne.


The Art Gallery

Middleton Hall

University of Hull

Cottingham Road



Tickets: £5 / concessions £3


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