READING GROUP: The Third Policeman

Sat 15 October 2-3.30pm
Turf Gallery, Keeley Road, Croydon

£FREE with free refreshments

 

For the reading group to accompany current Turf exhibition And so it was, and so it is, we will be discussing ‘The Third Policeman‘ by Flann O’Brien.

A thriller, a hilarious comic satire about an archetypal village police force, a surrealistic vision of eternity, the story of a tender, brief, unrequited love affair between a man and his bicycle, and a chilling fable of unending guilt, ‘The Third Policeman’ is comparable only to ‘Alice in Wonderland’ as an allegory of the absurd‘.

This novel, published posthumously 1966, has consistently found a place in the All-time Top 10 of comic novels.

Part of:

With Florent Dubois, Graeme Durant, Jemma Egan, Lindsey Mendick, Suzanne Posthumus and Josh Whitaker
( Sep 2016 )

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