Affecting Perception: the poetry and art of Mervyn Peake
Poetry reading by Fabian Peake
Mervyn Peake, famed for his illustrations of the Alice in Wonderland and his Gormenghast Trilogy, suffered from dementia with Lewy Bodies. His son Fabian will take us into the wonderful world of Mervyn Peake with a reading of his father’s poetry and a discussion about his art, literature and later illness.
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AXNS is a curatorial collective of young curators, scientists and art historians with an interest in the intersection between science and art. We curate exhibitions, events and workshops engaging the public with cutting edge research in neuroscience.