GUYANA: Authors: Chapter and Verse: Edgar Mittelholzer – Moray House

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You are warmly invited to view the third in an occasional series of readings and recitals in which we introduce you to Guyanese writing and poetry that you may not know or reacquaint you with favourite authors and poets.

Tomorrow (Friday 16th December) is the writer Edgar MittelholzePreview Changes (opens in a new tab)r’s birthday. He was born in New Amsterdam in 1909 and died in 1965. He began to write at the age of about 20 and self-published his first book in 1937. He moved to Trinidad in 1941 and the UK in 1948. From 1951 to 1965 he published 21 novels, an autobiography and a travelogue.

Our homage to Edgar Mittelholzer will be published on our YouTube Channel.- from 16th December 2022.
Extracts from his early skits, Creole Chips, his bestseller A Morning in the Office and the haunting My Bones and My Flute are included.

TITLE:      Chapter & Verse: Edgar Mittelholzer
DATE:      Friday 16th December 2022
This is the final event in our 2022 programme. We wish you all the very best for the season.
Yours sincerely,
Moray House Trust
NOTE : This is a video that will be on-line at YouTube from 16 December, 2022
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  • Andre Brandli  On 12/15/2022 at 5:49 pm

    At what time will the event start?

  • WIC  On 12/16/2022 at 1:01 am

    No mention here of his soft porn novel titled “Children of Kaywana”?

  • Dr. Joseph Glasgow  On 12/16/2022 at 12:37 pm

    I will follow up on this…
    Hello, Mr. Bryan “Happy Friday.”
    I hope you are having a good Christmas season so far.
    My name is Dr. Joseph (Neil) Glasgow a Guyanese (Origin: Buxton/Vigilance/Region 10) and presently residing in the (USA) state of North Carolina for many, decades…
    I want to introduce my most recent publication: “SURVIVING IN A BUOYANT ECONOMY” with a focus on the US economy, an advanced country with the world’s highest GDP. There are also some far-reaching global effects…
    Copies can be purchased on the following online (websites) stores:
    Books -A- Million, Walmart, Amazon, Dorrance Publishing LLC, Barnes & Noble.
    ISBN# 9781649131652

    Dr. Glasgow

    • Brother Man  On 12/16/2022 at 3:51 pm

      Sorry, I am not interested. I will instead make a donation to help the needy and those struggling to make ends meet.

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