The International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Highlights of the archive

Discoveries, acquisitions and treasures from the collections at the Burgess Foundation: click the posts below for more.

‘King of the Cinema’: Anthony Burgess and Charlie Chaplin

A new exhibition at the Engine House, curated by Stuart Bolton.

20th January 2016 , Charlie Chaplin , Collections entries , Highlights , New finds

Temporary closure of the Reading Room

Major building work at the Engine House is taking place in early 2016.

22nd December 2015 , Collections entries , Highlights

Travel grants from the Burgess Foundation

Applications invited from researchers.

23rd November 2015 , Collections entries , Highlights

Anthony Burgess's ship's library

An exploration of an unusual part of the book collection at the Burgess Foundation. By Anna Edwards

26th August 2015 , 99 Novels , Angers , Anthony Burgess Centre , Collections entries , Highlights , New finds

'Manchester Made Me: Anthony Burgess and Manchester'

Our new exhibition at the Central Library opens.

25th June 2015 , Collections entries , Heritage Lottery Fund , Highlights , New finds