Edward Thomas at Arras: A Response in Word and ImageEdward Thomas at Arras: A Response in Word and Image by Deryn Rees-Jones and Charlotte Hodes, is a chapter in the new book, Edward Thomas’s Roads from Arras, edited by Andrew McKeown and Adrian Grafe, published by Cambridge Scholars. Rees-Jones and Hodes reflect on their collaborative project, And you, Helen, which resulted in Rees-Jones’ 12 part poem and images by Hodes that were realized as a film and a book, published by Seren. The chapter also includes Hodes’ specially created lines drawings and book jacket.
Edward Thomas’s Roads from Arras publication
She’s dreaming of journeys, and trains through the darkness. Elder, dogwood, flaming maple, ink, gouache drawing, 20 x 30cm, 2018.
Leaf shadow touches grass shadow, ink drawing, 20 x 30cm, 2018.
Nothing, but a space beside her. Nothing, but a space inside, ink, gouache drawing, 20 x 30cm, 2018.
She wonders at the fury of endurance, ink, carbon paper drawing, 20 x 30cm, 2018.