Tag Archives: United States
After reading Just Kids about Patti Smith‘s life with Robert Mapplethorpe which then inspired me to see Patti Smith (grey hair in pigtails with her son Jackson on the guitar) at Cadogan Hall a few months ago, I probably will … Continue reading
September 26th: October 21st: NEW: Autumn 2013 Events : Intelligence Squared.
From Intelligence Squared: “Jeffrey Sachs is one of the world’s best known development economists, a senior UN adviser and bestselling author. He has twice been named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 most influential world leaders and has been described as … Continue reading
Today’s Financial Times had a great review of Patrick McGrath‘s “superb” new book Constance and McGrath will appear at theHatchards Bloomsbury Book Club this month to discuss this “masterful novel of psychological suspense and marriage n 1960s America. Hatchards Bloomsbury … Continue reading
Opera Holland Park, a lovely part of the summer in Notting Hill, has another stellar lineup for its 2013 season. I’ve done the conventional and booked tickets for Madama Butterfly and am considering the double bill of Cavalleria Rusticana and … Continue reading
I’ve always thought the O2 Centre was too large a venue to actually enjoy anything there. And now there’s a new way to gain perspective on just how big it is…. From the O2 website: “Up at The … Continue reading
Paul Krugman, the recipient of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics and best-selling author, columnist and blogger for The New York Times will be speaking at the London School of Economics as part of their public lecture series. From the … Continue reading