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chronology prepared by Colin Stanley (formerly of University of Nottingham)

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DateAuthor EventsHistorical Events
, The Merseybeat Poetry Movement
1931, December 11 British Commonwealth established
1932 Lithium and boron nuclei split
1932, December 28
(to 1939)
British Union of Fascists
1933 Rampant unemployment in Britain
1933
(to 1954)
The Inklings
1935 Experimental radar developed
1936, October 04 Battle of Cable Street
1937, May 28
(to 1940, May 10)
Neville Chamberlain becomes Prime Minister
1938 Dirac’s cosmological theory
1939 India refuses aid for the Allied war effort
1939, September 01
(to 1945)
Second World War begins
1940 Culture Industry
1940, May 10
(to 1940, June 22)
Blitzkrieg, Dunkirk evacuation, Fall of France
1940, September 07
(to 1941, May )
Battle of Britain - the Blitz
1941, February 19
(to 1941, February 22)
Three Nights' Blitz over Swansea
1941, August 14 US and Britain form Secret Alliance; Issue Atlantic Charter
1945
(to 1970)
Ordinary Language Philosophy
1945
(to 1973)
Theatre Workshop
1945
(to 1975)
Theatre of the Absurd [Theater of the Absurd]
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Citation:
Stanley, Colin. "Author Chronology for Colin Wilson". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 28 January 2011.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/newlifeline.php?id_author_0=4748, accessed 28 July 2014.]