‘A spectral circuit of London, more mysterious than the M25.’
Venture into the dense foliage of Abney Park Cemetery in the fourth instalment of writer and literary detective Chris McCabe’s project to unearth the lost poets of London’s Victorian cemeteries – the Magnificent Seven.
‘This is an incredibly moving, essential meditation on where we have come from, where we are, and where we are headed.’
Kerri Ní Dochartaigh
Stranger in the Mask of a Deer conjures an elemental, dreamlike narrative ranging from the present to the Late-Upper Palaeolithic, when the British peninsula was gradually reoccupied by humans and animals returning from the greater continent after the Ice Age.