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‘Street Music: Poems’ with Mike Marqusee

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Housmans Bookshop, King's Cross

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‘Street Music: Poems’ with Mike Marqusee

The esteemed author’s first foray into verse

Please note that a £3 entry fee will need to be paid upon arrival, which is redeemable against any book purchases. Born & raised in the suburbs of New York City, Marqusee immigrated to Britain in 1971. He’s lived in & around North London ever since & has been an active contributor to numerous political & social causes. As a Labour Party member for nearly 20 years, including a stint as editor of the Labour Briefing, he resigned in 2000 & has since moved to anti-war, pro Palestinian, anti-cuts campaigns, among others. Street Music is a manifesto comprised of 60+ poems for the London streets. ‘…deeply personal collection of poems from one of Britain's most highly regarded left-wing writers and social observers…’ - The Guardian. General admission. We need your card details to confirm the booking. £3 cash fee is charged on entry, redeemable against any book purchases.

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