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Clive Murphy - Up in Lights
  • Category
    Talks
  • Date(s)
    25 May 2013
  • Time
    2:00 PM
  • Price
    Free
Clive Murphy - Up in Lights
Section from 'Up in Lights' book cover
East End Culture Blog Spitalfields Life, Labour & Wait, and Bishopsgate Institute join together to host a celebration of the work of oral historian and novelist, Clive Murphy, who has lived in Spitalfields since 1972. The event launches the publication of Up in Lights, the memoirs of Marjorie Graham as recorded and edited by Clive Murphy.

Distinguished actress, Siân Phillips, will read extracts from Up in Lights, the tale of a chorus girl from the 1920s who fell upon hard times and became a lavatory attendant. Clive Murphy will be in conversation with Stefan Dickers, Library and Archives Manager at Bishopsgate Institute.

Free admission; advance booking recommended.

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