“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
Standard Name: Britten, Benjamin
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Friends, Associates||Carson McCullers|
|Friends, Associates||W. H. Auden|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Helen Waddell|
|Performance of text||W. H. Auden|
|Performance of text||E. M. Forster||
Billy Budd, Benjamin Britten 's opera based on Herman Melville 's novel, with libretto by EMF and Eric Crozier , opened at the Royal Opera House , Covent Garden, London.
Drabble, Margaret, and Jenny Stringer, editors. The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature. Oxford University Press.
Kirkpatrick, Brownlee Jean. A Bibliography of E. M. Forster. Clarendon.
|Textual Features||Maureen Duffy||
Dates given to poems in the volume range from August 1970 to December 1978.
Many handle the world's headline griefs; many record the tiny deaths of animals. The opening poem, Memorials of the...
Duffy, Maureen. Memorials of the Quick and the Dead. Hamish Hamilton.
|Textual Production||Henry James||
It was made into a lastingly popular opera with music by Benjamin Britten .
|Textual Production||Edith Sitwell|
|Textual Production||Jeanette Winterson|
Meanwhile, she established a habit of long visits: first to a country cottage in Dorset and then to a rented house at Aldeburgh in Suffolk. These were places used not for social or emotional...
1924: Billy Budd, Foretopman, a novella written...
Writing climate item
1946: Benjamin Britten was commissioned by the...
1 January 1957: The first three-act ballet score by a British...
1 January 1957
30 May 1962: The newly-built Coventry Cathedral was consecrated,...
30 May 1962
Britten, Benjamin, and W. H. Auden. Paul Bunyan. Faber Music.