Menu

A Downland Index
by Angus Carlye

A hundred successive slow runs on the chalk downs above Brighton, each written up in a hundred words.

Authors: Angus Carlye

£9, paperback with flaps, out now.

Published by Uniformbooks.

SKU: 9781910010105 Categories: , ,

£9.00

Only 2 left in stock (can be backordered)

A hundred successive slow runs on the chalk downs above Brighton, each written up in a hundred words. “Much of what felt central to this project was captured in its working title, ‘A Slow Runner’-the sense of self-deprecation, the unhurried pace, a literal accounting for physical action. And yet this provisional title, with its emphasis on diarising the moving, breathing body as it runs, eclipsed the significance of the South Downs themselves, location for the eighteen-month exploration of ridges, slopes and clefts, clouds condensing above, winds as force and breath, sun and rain, dawns, dusks and nights that fall, streets and bridges, roads and traffic, cows, bulls, squirrels, bees and birds, crowds outside pubs, walkers, anglers.”

Angus Carlye

72 pages, paperback with flaps
ISBN 978-1910010-105

Additional information

Weight308 g

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “A Downland Index
by Angus Carlye”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *