Festival 2021 Saturday 27 February - Wednesday 24 March | Tickets now on sale

Lara Feigel

Lara Feigel is a writer and cultural historian teaching in the English department at King’s College London. Her books include The Bitter Taste of VictoryThe Love-charm of Bombs, and Free Woman, which is part memoir and part biography of Doris Lessing. Her new novel The Group is published on 2 July.
Circles and Squares: The Lives and Art of the Hampstead Modernists – Virtual Event
Hampstead in the 1930s. Barbara Hepworth and Ben Nicholson have embarked on a love affair which will go on to launch an era-defining art movement. Circles and Squares chronicles the exhilarating rise and fall of British Modernism, capturing those drawn into Hepworth and and Nicholson’s orbit: among them Henry Moore, Herbert Read, Paul Nash and the famed European emigrés Walter Gropius, Piet Mondrian and László and Lucia Moholy-Nagy. This enthralling, finely researched...