John Clare Memorial Lecture 23 January 2020



Interview with Helen at  LUnchtime radio at BBC Radio Northampton on 16th January,  in which I talked about the forthcoming John Clare Memorial  lecture to be held at the University fo Nothampton  on 23 January-Live broadcast 


The study and collection of poems that will be talked about ni the lecture by the authors : Ellis Hall and Bridget Somekoh on 'Loves Cold Returning' and the poet John Gallas, on his poems adn prose in Mad John's Walk'. The  lecture will cover their responses to the  85 mile walk that Clare undertook from Essex to Northamptonshire in 1841.

Period16 Jan 2020

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleJohn Clare Memorial Lecture 23 January 2020
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    PersonsJanet Wilson


  • John Clare Memorial Lecture
  • Love's Cold Returning
  • Ellis Hall and Bridget Somekh
  • John Gallas
  • Mad John's Walk
  • 19th century Engish poetry
  • Northampton