EVENTS

19th July 2019

Poetry Reading at Keats-Shelley House - Nathanael O’Reilly

Nathanael O'Reilly

Poetry Reading at Keats-Shelley House - Nathanael O’Reilly

Keats-Shelley House

19th July 2019

Nathanael O’Reilly was born and raised in Australia. He has travelled on five continents and spent extended periods in England, Ireland, Germany, Ukraine and the United States, where he currently resides. More than 150 of his poems have appeared in journals and anthologies in twelve countries, including Antipodes, A New Ulster, Australian Love Poems, Cordite, FourW, Glasgow Review of Books, Headstuff, LiNQ, Mascara, Postcolonial Text, Snorkel, Tincture, Transnational Literature, Verity La and The Newcastle Poetry Prize Anthology 2017.

He is the author of Preparations for Departure (UWAP Poetry, 2017), named one of the “2017 Books of the Year” in Australian Book Review; Distance (Picaro Press, 2014; Ginninderra Press, 2015); and the chapbooks Cult (Ginninderra Press, 2016), Suburban Exile (Picaro Press, 2011) and Symptoms of Homesickness (Picaro Press, 2010). O’Reilly received an Emerging Writers Grant from the Literature Board of the Australia Council for the Arts in 2010; he was the writer-in-residence at Booranga Writers’ Centre in May 2017 and has given invited readings in Australia, Canada, England, Hungary, Ireland, and the United States.

Advance booking recommended (info@ksh.roma.it/ 06 678 42 35)

Standard museum entrance ticket applies. 

 

UPCOMING Events

Past Events

Julian Sands Reads Keats, Shelley - and Byron too! - at Keats-Shelley House

Three poetry readings by the celebrated British actor on 12th and 13th July

Read More

‘Here lies one whose name was writ’: Keats and Water

4 pm. An Afternoon of Reading and Conversation at Keats-Shelley House.

Read More

Drear Nighted December - A Celebration of Keats at Christmas - Friday 21 December at 5 p.m.

Read More

Mary Shelley e l’Italia: una conferenza di Elisabetta Marino

18th October, at Keats-Shelley House. Mary Shelley e Italia.

Read More

Lucinda Hawksley Talk at Keats-Shelley House: Dickens and the Pre-Raphaelites

25th October. Discover the stories behind the Pre-Raphaelites and their Dickens connections.

Read More

Fiona Sampson on Why Literature Matters: The Case of Mary Shelley

31st October The poet and Mary Shelley biographer celebrates #Frankenreads and John Keats' birthday.

Read More

Miranda Seymour Talk: On The Turbulent Lives Of Lord Byron’s Wife And Daughter

20th September 2018, 5pm at Keats-Shelley House. The esteemed biographer of Mary Shelley discusses her new book, In Byron’s Wake, about the lives of Ada Lovelace and Annabella Milbanke.

Read More

A. Frances Johnson: Reading at the Keats-Shelley House

Read More

Julian Sands: Three Poetry Readings at Keats-Shelley HouseFrom the Essential Poems of John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley

Read More

MARY SHELLEY - SPIRIT OF PLACEA TEMPORARY EXHIBITION AT THE KEATS-SHELLEY HOUSE

To mark the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, London artist Louisa Albani has created a collection of artworks that bring together the theme of ‘spirit of place’ with a visual exploration of Mary Shelley’s life leading up to, and following, the creation of her novel.

Read More

COLPO DI SCENAIN PIAZZA DI SPAGNA

On Saturday 5 May in Piazza di Spagna the Associazione Nazionale Case della Memoria in conjunction with the Keats-Shelley House will present a series of flash mob performances on the Scalinata di Trinità dei Monti of an exciting new play written by Roberta Calandra and directed by Antonio Serrano.

Read More

ILLUMINATING POETRY: PRE-RAPHAELITE AND BEYONDAn Exhibition at Keats-Shelley House

This exhibition, curated by Giuseppe Albano and Dinah Roe, brings together a number of books and manuscripts which demonstrate some of the ways in which medieval illumination influenced the art of the book once again from the late nineteenth and into the early twentieth century.

Read More

Rebel Angel A Play About the Young John Keats By Angus Graham-CampbellVenue: Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret Address: 9a St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9RY. Times: from Tuesday 19 September (preview) to Saturday 7 October 2017

Read More

‘Everywhere’: Shakespeare and John Keats at Eton.An evening of readings with actor Scott Handy. Devised and co-presented by Paul Edmondson, and Stanley Wells.

Tuesday 3 October 2017, Eton College, Windsor. 6.30pm-9.00pm

Read More