R.A. Gekoski - Media Resources

Over the years I have occasionally been asked to appear in TV programmes and radio broadcasts, some of which I have included here along with press photos and appearance information.

Please feel free to use these for publicity or research purposes, or contact my agent below.

Literary Agent: Peter Straus, of Rogers, Coleridge and White.

Press Images

TV Broadcasts

Radio and Audio

  1. Saturday Morning Kim Hill 5.3.05
  2. BBC Radio Scotland Book Cafe 18-5-09
  3. BBC Radio Dylan Thomas Collection
  4. Radio 4 Front Row - 20.12.02
  5. Rare Books - Rare People - Radio 4 (RBRP)- I am Lost to the World
  6. RBRP - Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh
  7. RBRP - Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov
  8. RBRP - Lord of the Flies William Golding
  9. RBRP - Poems 1919 - TS Eliot
  10. RBRP - Seven Pillars of Wisdom TE Lawrence
  11. RBRP - The Hobbit - JRR Tolkien
  12. RBRP - the Tale of Peter Rabbit - Beatrix Potter
  13. RBRP - Sons and Lovers
  14. RBRP - The Catcher in the Rye
  15. RBRP - The Destruction of the Library at Herculaneum
  16. RBRP - The Lost Archive of Kim Philby
  17. RBRP - The Picture of Dorian Gray
  18. RBRP - The Shredding of the Larkin Diaries
  19. RBRP - The Theft of the Mona Lisa
  20. RBRP - Three Stories and Ten Poems
  21. RBRP - Ulysses

Appearances

Upcoming Talks and Appearances in 2017:

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 6:00pm. University of London Society of Bibliophiles.
Rick discusses his life as an author, bibliophile and bookdealer. More...

Previous Talks and Appearances in 2017:

Friday, August 25, 2017, 10:15am. Edinburgh International Book Festival.
The Spiegeltent £12.00, £10.00. HAPPY FAMILIES: Edward Docx & Rick Gekoski - Two writers who will make you laugh until you cry. Rick discusses Darke, his new novel.
https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/edward-docx-rick-gekoski-10101

Friday, August 25, 2017, 5:30PM. Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Baillie Gifford Corner Theatre FREE: Tickets available from the Box Office on the day of the event.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL IMPRISONED WRITERS SERIES - IN SEARCH OF SANCTUARY: writing by refugees, read by Festival authors including Rick Gekoski, Nicola Barker, Barney Norris and Marcus Sedgwick.
https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/amnesty-international-imprisoned-writers-series-124-10184

Monday, May 22, 2017, 3:45pm. The Bath Festival. OVERRATED / UNDERRATED
Rick Gekoski and fellow literary experts nominate their favourite – and least favourite – reading material.
http://bathfestivals.org.uk/the-bath-festival/event/overrated-underrated/

Talks and Appearances in 2016 included:

Wednesday, October 12, 2016. Eton College: Rick gives a talk on Rare Books & Manuscripts to the Savile Society

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 5.30pm. The University of Otago Centre for the Book and the Dunedin City of Literature: In Conversation with Rick Gekoski, Bookman: Rick's reflections on a life filled with books to celebrate World Book Day.

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