Robert Chandler has sent us this, for your information:
I will be very grateful if you could forward this to anyone who might be interested - especially if they live in East London. There are several interesting people taking part, including the theatre director Tim Supple and the composer/Shostakovich expert Gerard McBurney. And I will of course be reading and speaking myself.
And here are details of 2 new Platonov publications:
John Berger is a well-known art critic, poet, novelist, etc.
2. And three of Platonov's plays:
There is also a long article about Platonov by me in last week's Times Lit. Supplement (18 Nov). It is behind a paywall - but anyone can look here and see this striking illustration.
There will also be a Platonov evening at the London Review of Books shop on 31 January. Details should be on their site soon.