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Christopher Logue RIP

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I wrote to Logue in 2007 expressing my admiration and trying to persuade him to perform at Hammer and Tongue. By then it was too late. His wife replied on his behalf and I hope she doesn’t mind me quoting a short part from that very kind letter, in which she congratulated me for finding him out “from the more obscure recesses of the lterary world.” She explained his lack of renown: “He has never been a great one for groups or networking and that has undoubtedly diminished his reputation – though it greatly enhanced his private life and saved him from a great deal of boredom” Read the rest of this entry »

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December 5, 2011 at 2:20 am

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