11 May 2012 — 25 Sept 2012

Writing Britain: Wastelands to Wonderland

96 Euston Road, London
solo show
by Rise Art


From William Blake to the 21st-century suburban hinterlands of J G Ballard, Writing Britain examines how the landscapes of Britain permeate great literary works. It will allow visitors to read between the lines of great works of English literature, discovering the secrets and stories surrounding the works’ creation, shedding new light on how they speak to the country today. Over 150 literary works, including many first-time loans from overseas and directly from authors: sound recordings, videos, letters, photographs, maps, song lyrics and drawings - as well as manuscripts and printed editions. www.bl.uk

Date & time

Fri, 11 May 2012 - Tue, 25 September 2012


96 Euston Road
NW1 2DB London