Plaque

Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine

Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine

Erection date: 22/4/2015

Inscription

George Orwell, 1903 - 1950, Sir Stephen Spender, 1919 - 1995, wrote for Cyril Connolly's Horizon Magazine based here, 1940 - 1948.
Marchmont Association
University of London

Site: Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine (1 memorial)

WC1, Lansdowne Terrace, 2

Spender rented the ground floor and basement of this building, the upper floors of which were damaged in WW2.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine

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Horizon Magazine

An influential literary and art magazine. From a pdf issued for the unveiling...

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Cyril Connolly

Literary critic and writer.  Born Coventry and was brought up in South Africa...

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George Orwell

George Orwell was born in Bengal as Eric Arthur Blair, his father was a Briti...

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Sir Stephen Spender

Poet.  Born 47 Campden House Court, Kensington.  The Evening Standard carries...

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Orwell, Spender & Cyril Connolly’s Horizon Magazine

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Marchmont Association

Aims to promote the on-going improvement of Marchmont Street and the surround...

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