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Robert Wyatt receives honorary degree

Robert Wyatt is receiving an honorary degree from the University of Kent this month. On 18 July, Wyatt will be presented with his honorary doctor of music degree at Canterbury Cathedral, the city in which he's spent most of his life, and where the Soft Machine formed in the late 1960s. More details and other recipients of honorary degrees are listed here.

Robert Wyatt will also be in conversation with Marcus O'Dair at Bristol Arnolfini on 26 September, as part of The Wire's Off The Page festival. More details here.