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Charles Muglestone - Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Charles Muglestone - Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Start Date: 26 October 2019
Start Time: 5.30pm
End Date: 26 October 2019

The Unitarian Meeting House, Churchgate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1RH

Edward Fitzgerald was born in Woodbridge and educated in Bury St Edmunds. 

His 1859 translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam was called "One of Suffolk's greatest gifts to the world" by Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Charles Mugleston will bring both poem and translator to life in this special event 

Tickets: £8, concessions £5. Tickets available from the website above.

This event is part of Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival- a feast of all things literary - taking place from 23-27 October 2019!

The full line-up:

Wednesday October 23 

Fen Song (Joint event with Poetry Aloud)

Friday October 25 

An evening with Nicola Upson (Joint event with Friends of Moyses Hall Museum)

Saturday October 26 

Josh Winning 

Ann-Marie Howell 

Francis Young 

Ruth Hogan 

Charles Muglestone - Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam 

An evening with Sophie Hannah

Sunday October 27 

Jackie Carreira in conversation with Pauline Manders: Authors are doing it for themselves! 

Matt Gaw 

In conversation with Erica James 

Sam Byers 

In conversation with Georgina Harding Wendy Cope

Tickets may be purchased in advance online from the website above or from Oakes Barn in St Andrew’s Street South, Bury St Edmunds. Unsold tickets will be available on the door.

For more information on the line-up visit https://www.facebook.com/BuryL...

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