Recent necrology, October 2019

Some well-known people who have died recently

  • Harold Bloom, 1930-2019
    American author and literary critic
  • Ian Cross, 1925-2019
    New Zealand novelist, journalist and administrator
  • Robert Evans, 1930-2019
    American film producer and studio boss
  • Raymond Leppard, 1927-2019
    Conductor and harpsichordist who did much to attract audiences to Italian baroque opera
  • Angus Macleod, 1926-2019
    Scottish born clergyman and writer who was minister at Oxford Terrace Baptist Church for 13 years

Harold Bloom: Critic in the Active Voice The Anatomy of Influence Such Absolute Beginners The God Boy

  • Alan Pearson, 1929-2019
    Expressionist painter and portraitist, born in Liverpool, lived at times in Christchurch

The Fat Lady Sings Alan Pearson: Expressionist Portraits Under Tiberius Shake It Up

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