The Iron Man by Ted Hughes Faber & FaberSunday, 17 July, 2011, 12:00am
Des Barry was born in South Wales, and has lived in London, Brighton, Rome, Tuscany, Massachusetts, San Francisco, San Diego, New York and Jersey City. For the last three years, he has worked each summer in Tibet, co-ordinating English and computer courses for Tibetan primary school teachers.
Describe The Chivalry Of Crime.21 Jul 2001 - 12:00am
In this week's Poetry on Air, we will pay a tribute to Ted Hughes, the British Poet Laureate who died recently.
The programme will be broadcast on RTHK Radio 4 at 10.05 am today, repeated at 6.30 pm tomorrow.
The 'Poet Laureate' is the most honoured living poet in Britain, who may be asked to write poetry for great public occasions.16 Nov 1998 - 12:00am
THE SCHOOL BAG edited by Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes, Faber, $220 A recent eminent visitor to Hong Kong University from the United States declared that it was nowadays impossible to teach any literature there, at university level, from earlier than the 20th century.13 Apr 1997 - 12:00am
NEARLY every piece of mail I receive about the contents of this column ends with the words 'stick to subjects you know something about'.10 Feb 1996 - 12:00am