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Iain Sinclair on The Quietus

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By Our Selves – first screening

Andrew Kötting and Iain Sinclair‘s ‘By Our Selves’ is released on Oct 2. The first official screening will be at Hackney Picturehouse at 8.30pm that evening.

UPDATE: Join Andrew Andrew Kötting and Iain Sinclair for a Q&A session after the 18:30 screening at PictureHouse Central! More info here.

Regular screenings will be both at Hackney Picturehouse and PictureHouse Central and many other venues.



Londonist & Conway Hall presents: London is Changing: Regeneration, Gentrification and Redevelopment

Iain Sinclair, Anna Minton, Tom Bolton and Helen Parton discuss London, how it is changing, how it affects us and what can be done about it.

Source: London is Changing

Join Iain Sinclair, Anna Minton, Tom Bolton and Helen Parton for a discussion on London, how it is changing, how it affects us and what can be done about it.

Anger on the streets of Brixton, protests on the street of Norton Folgate: the anger at changing neighbourhoods and the desire to preserve London’s historical patches has rarely been stronger. Be it locals being priced out of their old area, the bulldozers moving in on beloved buildings everyone is know that London is changing. Some are excited, some are nervous and some are angry.

Before the discussion begins, representatives of some London protest groups will give short presentations on the parts of London they wish to protect or preserve.

Iain Sinclair & Marina Warner in conversation at Owl Bookshop

Please note event is now sold-out




Iain Sinclair and Marina Warner will be at the Owl talking about the common threads that run through their writing. Their common ground lies in stories in stones – Iain Sinclair’s new book Black Apples of Gower touches on the uncanny and the sump of myth as he walks back along the roads of his childhood in the Gower Peninsula – Marina Warner’s novels and non-fiction cover thoughts about places and memory in songs, tales, customs, fables and legends, her latest is a collection of short stories, Fly Away Home.

Please register for free entry below or contact us at the shop.

Iain Sinclair and Will Self: Walking London at the Victoria and Albert Museum

  • When:  –
  • Where: The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

EVENING EVENT: Iain Sinclair and Will Self are two of the most important contemporary writers on London.

Their books, like Sinclair’s Lud Heat, and Downriver, and Self’s Dorian and Umbrella explore the darker, haunting aspects of the city. They are also both inveterate walkers and have traversed much of London on foot. They discuss their enduring fascination with the capital and what it means for their work.

18.30 – 19.30

£10, £7 concessions

In collaboration with London: Medieval to Modern, new V&A year course

Friday 18 September

Source: Iain Sinclair and Will Self: Walking London | What’s On | Victoria and Albert Museum