Robert Graves

Robert von Ranke Graves (Wimbledon, July 24, 1895 - Deia, December 7, 1985). One of the great English-language writers of the twentieth century

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The Fundació Robert Graves is a public non-profit foundation based in the Balearic Islands. The objectives of the foundation are of a cultural nature and its fundamental aim is to maintain a permanent exhibition of the life and work of Robert Graves.
Robert Graves was one of the greatest love poets of the twentieth century in English language, and his books on mythology and historical novels are well known.
Robert Graves defined himself as a poet. His occupation "writer". He use to say he "raised dogs with pedigree to feed his cats". Dogs were his books, cats his poems.
On the island of Mallorca, is situated on the northwest slope of the Serra de Tramuntana bathed by the Mediterranean Sea.
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Friends Association

This Association aims to channel contributions to the promotion, research, dissemination of the life and work of the author, locally and internationally.

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Links and Resources

Collection of links to other resources on the Internet about Robert Graves, his life and work, online shops to buy his books, and other useful information.

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Robert Graves House

Website with information about the author's house in Deia, opening hours, online reservations, location and all the details on the visit to the house and surroundings.

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Concierto en La Residencia

Concert “In Memoriam” of World War I, set in the Robert Graves International Congress 2014, held in the gardens of the Hotel Belmond – La Residencia . Poems of Robert Graves (1895-1985) with musical arrangements…

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The eleventh congress, organized by the Robert Graves Society, took place in St John’s College, Oxford, from the 4th to the 8th of September 2012. The theme was «Robert Graves y el Modernismo». Download the…

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25 Aniversario

Anniversary events organized by the Universitat de les Illes Balears and the Fundación Robert Graves Open day in La Casa de Robert Graves, Deià 10 am to 2 pm Documentary and talk in the Universitat…

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“The life and work of Robert Graves” by Ignacio Gómez de Liaño Organized by: Generalitat Valenciana, Conselleria de Cultura, Educació i Ciència Palacio de la Lonja, at 7:30 p.m. Introducing the number of ABALORIO dedicated…

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Nueva Presidenta de la Fundació

La Fundació Robert Graves patronage has met under the chairmanship of the new Regional Minister for Education, Culture and Sports, Nuria Riera. It was a gathering meeting to welcomed her. Several initiatives are being developed,…

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Graves & Reid in NY

Alastair Reid (1926-2014)

Alastair Reid, poet, translator, and essayist, died on september 21st at the age of eighty-eight. Born in Galloway, Scotland, he was an expert of South American literature and was known for his lighthearted style of…

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