REVIEW: Not About Heroes, Wilton’s Music Hall

Stephen MacDonald’s deeply moving portrait of the friendship between Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen beautifully reveals how their World War I poetry completely reflected their own personalities.  What passing-bells for these who die as cattle? Only the monstrous anger of the guns. Only the stuttering rifles’ rapid rattle Can patter out their hasty orisons.No mockeries now for them; no prayers nor… Read More

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