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Latest News

Circulating Genius By Sydney Janet Kaplan

25 July 2010

NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT:  Circulating Genius: John Middleton Murry, Katherine Mansfield and D. H. Lawrence
by Sydney Janet Kaplan, Professor of English at the University of Washington

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On The Rocks by Amy Rosenthal

13 July 2010

On the Rocks is Amy Rosenthal’s brilliantly funny  play based on the episode in 1916 where Katherine Mansfield, John Middleton Murry spent a few fraught weeks in Cornwall with D. H. Lawrence and his wife Frieda. It was a triumphant success at the Hampstead Theatre in London in 2008 and is currently playing at the Court Theatre, Christchurch, NZ, 17 June – 17 July 2010.  Read KMS member Melissa C. Reimer’s wonderful review and detailed interview with the cast here.

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Essay Prize 2011

11 July 2010

The Katherine Mansfield Society is pleased to announce its second annual prize essay competition, open to all, and which for 2011 will be on the subject of:

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