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Two new books by Hall-connected authors have are about to hit the shelves.
Infinity: The Story of a Moment is a new novel by novelist, playwright and critic Gabriel Josipovici, an Honorary Fellow of the College. The book follows the course of a conversation between Tancredo Pavone, a wealthy Sicilian nobleman and avant-garde composer, and his former manservant Massimo. What emerges is a moving portrait of a close bond between two people from utterly different social spheres, and of a complex and vulnerable man who never gave up trying to give voice to the music that he heard within him. Available from Amazon and bookshops, ISBN-10: 1847771661
There's also a new book from Former St Edmund Development Director Terry Cudbirds called Walking the Hexagon, an escape around France on foot. In it he describes the ups and downs of his 4,000 mile walk around the circumference of the French hexagon, the people he met and the culture and history of the frontier regions he crossed. Published by Signal Books at £12.99, (www.signalbooks.co.uk) his book contains over 50 photographs and 15 maps. Apart from Amazon and bookshops, it's available from Terry’s own website www.walkingaroundfrance.com.
For every book bought by an Aularian Terry will donate £5 to the St Edmund Hall Annual Fund.