‘The Righteous Jazz’ – a new Larkin-inspired musical and theatrical production

The Philip Larkin Society is very pleased to be supporting The Mechanicals Band,  a group of Coventry based musicians and actors who are developing a project  exploring the life and work of the poet Philip Larkin through music and theatre.

Performances of ‘The Righteous Jazz’ will be taking place in Hull, at the Hull Truck Theatre, on Saturday 2nd November 2019 and in Coventry, at The Tin At The Coal Vaults on Thursday 14th November.

Not to be missed!



About Larkin 48

The latest edition of About Larkin contains a wealth of material relating to Philip Larkin, including  a review of the highly successful ‘Philip Larkin: Personality, Poetry, Prose’ conference held at Hull History Centre in June and the joint conference held with the Thomas Hardy Society in August. As always, the journal offers fascinating new insights into Larkin’s life and work including some recently discovered and previously unpublished photographs from the Larkin Archive. The journal is available free to members.

Click below to read the editorial and contents pages:

Editorial page

Contents page