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On Phil Maxwell’s Publication Day

April 3, 2014
by the gentle author

Join me tonight from 6pm for a glass of Truman’s Beer to celebrate the publication of Phil Maxwell’s BRICK LANE at Rich Mix, Bethnal Green Rd. There will be an exhibition of the photos and Phil will be signing books. At 8pm, the films of Hazuan Hashim & Phil Maxwell will be screened with live piano accompaniment by Lola Perrin.

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Posters at Rough Trade East in the Truman Brewery

We shall be giving away posters to all comers at Rich Mix this evening. After tonight, posters can be obtained free from Bishopsgate Library, Brick Lane Bookshop, Broadway Bookshop,  Gardners’ Market Sundriesmen, The Golden Heart, Rough TradeSCPLabour & WaitLeila’s ShopNewham Bookshop Townhouse. Each outlet has 50 posters to give away..



BRICK LANE is published with the generous investment of the following readers of Spitalfields Life – Fiona Atkins, Jill Browne, Robson Cezar, Stephane Derone, Charlie de Wet, Sandra Esqulant, David Ethier, Diana Fawcett, Lynda Finn, Susie Ford & Jonathon Green, Libby Hall, Carolyn Hirst (on behalf of Rowland Hirst), Michael Keating, Martin Ling, Julia Meadows, Jack Murphy, Colin O’Brien, Jan O’Brien, Kate Phillips, Sian Phillips & Rodney Archer, Jonathan Pryce & Kate Fahy, Honor Rhodes, John Ricketts, Corvin Roman, Tim Sayer, Elizabeth Scott and Zoe Woodward.


Click here to order a copy of THE GENTLE AUTHOR’S LONDON ALBUM

Click here to order a copy of TRAVELLERS CHILDREN IN LONDON FIELDS


Faber Factory Plus part of Faber & Faber are distributing BRICK LANE and other titles published by Spitalfields Life Books nationwide, so if you are a retailer and would like to sell copies in your shop please contact who deals with trade orders.

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  1. April 3, 2014

    I wish you a splendid night tonight, and good luck with the book! Ill be sure to get a copy.

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