Russell Potter http://www.pygnovel.blogspot.com/

Russell Potter

Biography

Russell Potter teaches literature, early media, and the history of Arctic exploration; his book Arctic Spectacles: The Frozen North in Visual Culture was published in 2007, and he was a presenter for the Channel 4 programme Search for the Northwest Passage. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

  • An Introduction to Pyg

    RUSSELL POTTER

    Actor Simon Callow gives us a little introduction to what Pyg is all about.

  • Clip 1 from the Audio

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    An excerpt: on how Toby the Pig came by his name.

  • Clip 2 from the Audio

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    An excerpt: how Toby escapes becoming bacon by joining a travelling menagerie.

  • Clip 3 from the Audio

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    An excerpt: Toby catches a glimpse of tight-rope walking cats - what is in store for him?

  • Russell Potter's Learned Pig Image Library

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    Russell Potter creates a gallery of learned pigs through the ages.

  • Russell Potter's Learned Pig Blog

    RUSSELL POTTER

    Toby the pig returns to public scrutiny through his exceptionally penned blog.

  • Memoirs of a Victorian pig

    RUSSELL POTTER

    Meet the distinguished and charming Toby, star of Russell Potter's Pyg.

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