ADVENTURES OF A GOOD CITIZEN
A blog about East London life: signing on, writing and exploring culture.
27 January 2013
Little Stabs at Happiness, or: Writing with Depression
I've had depression for as long as I can remember (even if there were times in my younger life when I didn't realise it) and I have ...
21 January 2013
Sanja Ivekovic: Unknown Heroine
Yesterday, I went to Calvert 22 , near Arnold Circus in Shoreditch, to see one half of Unknown Hero...
20 January 2013
Anthony Asquith's 'Underground' - the Tube in the Twenties
Last night, I finally managed to see Anthony Asquith's Underground (1928), fully restored with a new soundtrack by Neil Brand and show...
13 January 2013
RE: Julie Burchill. An open letter to The Observer reader's editor
Dear readers' editor, I am writing to you to express my anger, disappointment and sadness that Julie Burchill's piece 'Transse...
13 June 2012
After Nietzsche: Bela Tarr and The Turin Horse
Béla Tarr's Turin Horse opens, uncharacteristically, with a joke. Both the film's haunting poster and its opening voiceover reco...
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