from your announcement:>>> Larkin, it seems, was equally eccentric but in a quieter way. Once she brought him to a Leicester University Theatre production of The Winter’s Tale which he didn’t watch, instead reading the text on his lap.”Larkin was deaf. Reading the text would help him follow what was happening on stage.
Hi David,How is the wind up going? Have you decided where the money's going yet?My suggestion is to endow the G S Fraser lecture, or, failing that, give it to Poetry Stanza Leicester - the constitution allows it:))