About the event
The Ghosts on the Wall - Brian Patten explores his past and its many ghosts through poetry and a vivid memoir he is currently writing. He reads from his own work and also includes poems by some of the great figures with whom he has read – Pablo Neruda, Stevie Smith, Laurie Lee, Allen Ginsberg and Robert Lowell – and talks about their influences on him as a young writer making his way. Tickets: £12.50. For more information visit: www.visitlincolnshire.com/site/events/lincoln-book-festival-2011-brian-p... or call: 01522 873894.