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A 20-page pamphlet inside an 8-page gatefolded wrapper, the wrapper illustrated with the scores for two short pieces by Stevie Wishart. The insert includes extracts from The Art of Erosion, Alice Oswald’s inaugural lecture as Oxford Professor of Poetry on November 13th 2019, also frames from a film by Garry Fabian Miller and indications of the Herrick verses used in the performance. Printed by Ashleigh House, Exeter, in an edition of 200.

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The scheme for an illumination by Alice Oswald of verse by Robert Herrick at the Keble O’Reilly Theatre, Oxford on Wednesday 20th November 2019, with film by Garry Fabian Miller and music for three voices and violin by Stevie Wishart. Performed as accompaniment to Alice Oswald’s inaugural lecture as Oxford Professor of Poetry, extracts from which are included in the introduction.