The International Anthony Burgess Foundation

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News, articles, opinions and discoveries on all subjects relating to Anthony Burgess. Follow the links below or the tags on the right to find what you’re looking for.

'John Cage is 102 and originality is overrated', by Michael Perrett

The runner-up in the 2013 Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism.

21st February 2014 , Blog entries , Observer Prize 2013

A newly discovered love poem to Lynne Burgess

Burgess's ballade for his first wife. By Andrew Biswell.

14th February 2014

Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism 2013 – the shortlist

Prize-giving ceremony to follow on Thursday 20 Feb at Kings Place, London.

20th January 2014

Heritage Lottery Fund award announced for the Burgess Foundation

On the 20th anniversary of Anthony Burgess's death.

5th January 2014 , Blog entries , Highlights

A merry Christmas to all our readers

Please note that the Engine House cafe and the Burgess Foundation library will be closed between Saturday 21 December 2013 and Sunday 5 January 2014 inclusive for the Christmas break.

20th December 2013 , Blog entries