Roger Garfitt

Standard Name: Garfitt, Roger


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death Frances Horovitz
On 3 December her friends and family held a Frances Horovitz Memorial Celebration at the Young Vic Theatre. Harold Pinter , Anne Stevenson , Roger Garfitt , Michael Horovitz , and others read, sang, and performed her poetry.
Horovitz, Michael, and Frances Horovitz. A Celebration of and for Frances Horovitz (1938-1983). New Departures.
Dedications Frances Horovitz
Garfitt included poems from FH 's own four previous collections, as well as those written for Gallery 5 , from Greg Gatanby 's anthology, and from Michael Horovitz 's Celebration, 1984. Here too are...
Dedications Frances Horovitz
FH dedicated the final poetry collection published during her lifetime, Snow Light, Water Light, to her second husband, Roger Garfitt , and her son , who shared the farmhouse.
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Family and Intimate relationships Frances Horovitz
FH separated from her husband, Michael Horovitz . She and her nine-year-old son moved in with the writer and poet Roger Garfitt .
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Family and Intimate relationships Frances Horovitz
FH was temporarily discharged from the Royal Marsden Hospital to marry Roger Garfitt in her bedroom at St Weonards, Herefordshire. After the wedding ceremony she returned to hospital.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray et al., editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Friends, Associates Anne Stevenson
AS 's close friends have included many well-known late twentieth-century names in British poetry: Frances Horovitz , whom she mourned in a number of poems, a trio of drinking friends in Glasgow (Tom Leonard
Author summary Frances Horovitz
Late twentieth-century poet and broadcaster FH published during her short lifetime four volumes of poetry, as well as individual poems, a series for Gallery 5 , and collaborations with her second poet-husband, Roger Garfitt ...
Publishing Frances Horovitz
FH collaborated with Roger Garfitt , Richard Kell , and Rodney Pybus on Wall: Four Poets Four Artists, a collection of poems and drawings about Hadrian's Wall; the Li-Yuan-Chia (LYC) Press of the...
Reception Frances Horovitz
FH 's poetry, as well as her poetry-reading for the BBC , touched many, and thousands mourned her early death. In 1984 Canto produced a cassette tape of her reading her poetry and giving an...
Textual Production Frances Horovitz
The Sceptre Press printed twenty-six of the one hundred copies of FH 's Dream: A Poem on laid paper in 1969. These twenty-six copies were hand-bound, hand-sewn, labelled A to Z, and signed by the...
Textual Production Frances Horovitz
FH reprinted this poem in Water over Stone, 1980, and Roger Garfitt included it in his edition of her Collected Poems.
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under Horovitz, Letter to be sent by air
Here the speaker expresses...
Textual Production Frances Horovitz
FH and Garfitt produced two more works together in 1982: Rowlston Haiku, of which the Five Seasons Press printed 220 copies and for which Alan Halsey did the illustrations, and Presences of Nature...
Textual Production Frances Horovitz
FH 's second husband, poet and critic Roger Garfitt , edited and published her Collected Poems two years after her death, through Enitharmon in connection with Bloodaxe Books .
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“Frances Horovitz”. Bloodaxe Books.
British Library Catalogue.


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Horovitz, Frances. Collected Poems. Editor Garfitt, Roger, Bloodaxe Books, 1985.
Horovitz, Frances et al. Wall. L. Y. C. Press, 1981.