NEW TRUSTEE RESPONSIBILITIES

Recently, the Graham Greene Birthplace Trust has appointed several new Trustees who have taken responsibility for various parts of the Trust’s affairs. Lucy Hill is overseeing the Trust’s compliance with the new Data Protection legislation. Jonathan Steffen is now the Press Officer. He will be seeking to promote the Trust’s public profile and to increase […]

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DATA PROTECTION

If you live in the UK you may well have been bombarded recently with requests from organisations large and small regarding the new legislation on Data Protection. If you are a Friend of the Graham Greene Birthplace Trust you will have received, either by post or by email, information and a request about this very […]

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APOLOGIES

2018 FESTIVAL FLYER Our apologies, a typo has found its way into the 2018 Festival flyer that was recently issued and posted on the website. Jeremy Front (not Hunt!) will be interviewed by Festival Director, Martyn Sampson, on Friday 21 September at 11.15 in Berkhamsted Town Hall. The next print-run of the flyer will of […]

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GEARING UP FOR SEPTEMBER IN BERKHAMSTED

The organisers of the Graham Greene International Festival, and particularly our new Festival Director Dr. Martyn Sampson, have been hard at work over the past few weeks putting the finishing touches to the programme for the festival which runs between 20-23 September 2018 in Berkhamsted. The programme itself, in the form of a flyer, will […]

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Graham Greene Studies Published

Joyce Stavick and Jon Wise are delighted to report that the first edition of the biennial journal dedicated to the academic study of the writings of Graham Greene has been published. It is available online, free of charge, at –  https://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/ggs/all_issues.html. Should you wish to purchase a print copy, this can be done via Amazon. […]

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Trust Visit to Vienna

  To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the making of The Third Man, Austrian historian Brigitte Timmermann, a long-standing friend of the Graham Greene Birthplace Trust, has designed a new four-day trip to the city indelibly linked to Greene’s iconic masterpiece. It will take you back into the troubled times of Greene’s Vienna but also […]

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Graham Greene Studies

Call for Papers: The University of North Georgia Press, in conjunction with The Graham Greene Birthplace Trust, is issuing a Call for Papers for a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the life and work of the English writer Graham Greene (1904 – 1991). University academics, independent researchers, and doctoral, post-graduate, undergraduate, and graduate students are invited […]

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Staging Brighton Rock

A new stage adaptation of Brighton Rock is set to tour the country in 2018. The production opens at the Theatre Royal, York on 3 February and will later appear at Brighton, Colchester, Hull, Cheltenham, Winchester, Watford, Birmingham, Newcastle, Mold, Derby and Salford. Greene’s 1938 novel has been adapted for the stage by Bryony Lavery […]

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Dramatisation of Stamboul Train

In addition to the forthcoming production of A Burnt-Out Case (see below), listeners to BBC Radio 4 will be able to hear an adaptation of Graham Greene’s Stamboul Train, on Saturday 18 November, 2017 at 2.30pm. This popular 1933 noir has been dramatised by Jeremy Front.

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