the view from the podium
Anne-Marie Fyfe, Siobhan Campbell, and Rosemary Campbell
Moniza Alvi introduced me.
Simon Reynolds as barman, I his happy customer.
In front of the bar, from left to right, Rachel Karn, Lynn Corr, and Frenchi Francoli.
In spite of the tube strike, the launch was attended by over 50 people and over 40 books were sold. Special thanks go to Simon Avery, senior lecturer at the University of Westminster, for securing the venue (at much hassle to himself, unfortunately).