Unveiling Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane: A Commemorative Pot

A Literary Leicester Fringe event

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When

Nov 14, 2014
from 01:30 PM to 01:45 PM

Where

Special Collections Reading Room, David Wilson Library

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Joe Orton

To mark the 50th anniversary of Leicester-born writer Joe Orton’s first stage play, his sister Leonie Orton Barnett will unveil a pot specially commissioned for the David Wilson Library from ceramicist Rachel Barnett, Orton’s niece.  Join University Librarian Caroline Taylor to admire the latest addition to the library’s growing collection of contemporary art and to celebrate the play that launched Orton’s career.

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