On this day…1 January

On 1 January 1932 Joyce wrote to TS Eliot and Ezra Pound about his father’s death. On the day on which John Joyce was being buried in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, Joyce wrote to TS Eliot and Ezra Pound about his father’s death. The fact that Joyce had not gone to see him or to attend […]

On this day…18 November

On 18 November 1882 Wyndham Lewis was born. Born in Canada, Lewis was brought to England by his mother after his parents’ separation. He went to Rugby School and then studied art at the Slade School of Art in London. Lewis was heavily influenced by Cubism and Italian Futurism of Marinetti, out of which he […]