13 JUNE 2012 – 18 JUNE 2012
GOODENOUGH COLLEGE :: LONDON
THE BRITISH LIBRARY :: LONDON
The year 2012 will mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lawrence Durrell (1912-1990).
A celebrated novelist, poet, and travel writer, Durrell is most remembered for the novels comprising The Alexandria Quartet (1957 – 1960), along with a trio of island books, Prospero's Cell: A Guide to the Landscape and Manners of the Island of Corcyra (1945), Reflections on a Marine Venus: A Companion to the Landscape of Rhodes (1953), and Bitter Lemons of Cyprus (1957).