Angela Topping’s Focus on The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories, published by Greenwich Exchange (2009), is a short and incisive guidebook for anyone studying Angela Carter’s influential book of short stories for the first time.
As part of the ongoing celebrations for Angela Carter, who died 25 years ago, a multi-disciplinary conference in Lisbon this week celebrates the 40th anniversary of her visit to Portugal.
Although best known as one of the most original twentieth-century British writers, Angela Carter was also an accomplished folk singer and musician. For my latest interview, I talk with musician Polly Paulusma, who is currently researching the topic of Angela Carter and folk song for her PhD at the University of East Anglia. In the course of our … More Interview with Polly Paulusma