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Who is Rumi by Muriel Maufroy

by Amy Sumner | Tuesday, 20th May 2014 | 0 Comments

Muriel Maufroy introduces you to Jalaluddin Rumi and explains why a thirteenth-century poet has been the bestselling american poet for two decades.


Love and the Red Balloon by Jamie Stokes

by Amy Sumner | Friday, 16th May 2014 | 0 Comments

Former intern, Jamie Stokes, returns to us (metaphorically) to tell us why he would read Julian Barnes' 'Levels of Life' if he could be with us tonight.






Into the Silence by Peter Moore

by Amy Sumner | Monday, 05th May 2014 | 0 Comments

In this second blog post by March writer in residence Peter Moore we learn about one of his favourite research materials, the fabulous Illustrated London News