Bookshop Events & Films

Watch the best literary events in London, and films about writers and their work, from the London Review Bookshop.

Colm Tóibín: Elizabeth Bishop and Thom Gunn

Colm Tóibín, 17 September 2020

14 August 2019 · 1hr 21mins

Colm Tóibín unpacks the work of Elizabeth Bishop and Thom Gunn, and the relationship between the poets, with help from recordings from the archive of 92nd Street Y in New York.

22 July 2019 · 39mins

Anthony Wilks visits poet George Szirtes to find out about the story of Szirtes’ mother, Magda, a Hungarian photographer who survived two concentration camps and escaped Budapest for England with her family in 1956.