12 January 2017

Journal: Secret Harmonies

The long delayed double issue (#6/7) of the Anthony Powell Society journal Secret Harmonies is now available and has been mailed to Society members. This issue contains a mix of Anthony Powell Annual Lectures, some of the papers from the 2009 Washington, DC conference plus a few other papers. The full contents list is:
  • Was There a Powell Generation? by Mark Facknitz
  • Friends Do Furnish a Novel — Exploring Male Friendships in Dance to the Music of Time by Gabriella Walfridson
  • Epiphanies by Peter Kislinger
  • Waiting for (Dr) Belkin by Edwin Bock
  • The End of the Dance by Grey Cowrie
  • The Politics of the Dance by Vernon Bogdanor
  • "Think First, Fight Afterwards" — The Soldiers' Art by AN Wilson
  • Anthony Powell Interviewed by Colin Donald, 29 May 1992 at The Chantry
  • Singing a Would-Be King through Comic Invective: Jenkins as Widmerpool's "Inexorable Accessory" by Ashley Herum
  • AD Powell and the Transactions of the Radnorshire Society by Keith C Marshall
  • Dance for Everybody? Teaching and Living Powell's Fiction by Nicholas Birns
  • Book Reviews
Copies may be ordered via the Society's online shop.

AP Society Newsletter #65

The Winter 2016 issue of the Anthony Powell Society Newsletter (#65) was sent out to members in early December. For the benefit of those who are not members, but who we might entice to join the Society, this 40-page issue contains:
  • Droit De RĂ©ponse by Didier Girard
  • The Heresy of Fiction by Simon Barnes
  • Oxford Day Out: AP and His Chums by Stephen Walker
  • APs Oxford 1923-1926 by Clive Gwatkin Jenkins
  • Powell, Waugh and Two Contrasting Role Models by Robin Bynoe
  • Hypocrites by Stephen Hoare
  • My First Time by Paul Milliken
  • Uncle Giles' Corner: How to Survive Christmas
  • The Wrong Entrance by Derek Pasquill
  • Eric and Derrick by Bernard Stacey
  • Christmas Quiz Supplement
Plus the usual editorials, Society news & events, and AP-related cuttings.