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Siddhartha Bose is a poet, playwright, academic and theatre-maker based in Hackney, London. He was born in India and spent seven years in the US. Siddhartha is the author of two poetry collections from Penned in the Margins, and has written and performed three works for theatre: Kalagora (2010), London's Perverted Children (2012) and The Shroud (2014). Find out more about Siddhartha.

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New Book: Back and Forth/ New Film: Animal City

“This impressively ambitious study charts with energy and imagination the emergence of the idea of the grotesque out of Romantic irony.” – John Whale

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The Shroud on BBC Radio 3

Siddhartha and theatre director Russell Bender were on BBC Radio 3’s ‘The Verb’ recently. Below is a short video clip

On the radio show, Ian Macmillan introduces The Shroud as “an epic about how our bodies sometimes remember better than we do especially in times of loss and especially in a world that refuses to give [...]

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The LPC Trailer

Shot, directed and edited by Barnaby Steel, Kent Hugo and a host of Hackney Wickers

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Digital Monsoon Videos/ The Londonist

An excerpt from ‘LDN’, from Digital Monsoon

And a short excerpt from the ‘Cybosaurus’ sequence in the book

Londonist recently reviewed Digital Monsoon. This is what it says:
This new poetry collection plunges into the scuzzy, frothy, beautiful underbelly of London [...] It’s multi-ethnic, perfectly diverse London, with the second half upping the ante into the future with [...]

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