The Flight of Porphyro and Madeline

Celebrating The Eve of St Agnes, Guildhall Gallery, 19 January 2017

The Eve of St AgnesKeats Foundation welcomed some 50 supporters and friends to the Guildhall Gallery, for a celebration of John Keats’s wonderful romance, The Eve of St Agnes, on Thursday 19 January.

Chilled white wine accompanied a series of lively readings from the poem by Jon Sayers, Clive Jones, Barbara Goldstein, Maureen Roberts, Eva Salzman, Isabel White, Henry Wong and Mary Jean Chan, and there was a chance to view William Holman Hunt’s celebrated painting ‘The Flight of Porphyro and Madeline’.