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Manuscript, Photograph, Image Created date: 1985
These extensive costume and continuity notes were produced during the filming of My Beautiful Laundrette, a 1985 film wr...
Photograph, Image Created date: April 1973
On 6 July 1972, David Bowie as Ziggy Stardust – his new alter ego, ‘a leper Messiah’ from another planet, dressed in tig...
Periodical, Photograph, Illustration, Image
This is the Autumn 1971 issue of Drive, the British ‘motorist’s magazine’ published by the A.A. (Automobile Association)...
Newspaper, Artwork, Photograph, Image
‘Eight Arms To Hold You' is Hanif Kureishi’s essay on the Beatles and pop music. This is a press clipping of its first p...
Ephemera, Advertisement Created date: 1981
This is a promotional flyer for Borderline, a play written by Hanif Kureishi and staged at the Royal Court Theatre in 19...
This panoramic view of writer Hanif Kureishi’s study was created by taking a series of photographs of the room and dig...
Book, Illustration, Image
‘Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Brown’ is an important exploration of modernism by Virginia Woolf. This edition of the essay was p...
Manuscript, Draft Created date: c. 1993
Handwritten on loose sheets of paper, these notes were produced by Hanif Kureishi as he worked on his second novel,...
Photograph, Image Created date: 9 June 1970
Enoch Powell was served as a Conservative MP from 1970–74 and then from 1974–87 as a MP for the Ulter Unionist Party (UU...
Photograph, Image Created date: 30 April 1978
Steel Pulse perform on stage at a concert organised by the Anti-Nazi League and Rock Against Racism at Victoria Park, Ha...
Photograph, Image Created date: 1950–60
The first of these black and white photographs shows the novelist J G Ballard as a student at Cambridge University, in 1...
Magazine, Periodical, Newspaper, Photograph, Image Created date: whole volume c. 1988–90
These press clippings are part of a larger collection of published journalism by Hanif Kureishi. ‘Dirty Washing’ In ‘Di...
Self-Help was the first book by reformist Scottish journalist Samuel Smiles. In it, he proposes knowledge as one of the...
The Buddha of Suburbia, Hanif Kureishi’s bestselling first novel, originally appeared in the version of a short story in...
Book, Photograph, Image
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin was first published in 1963 amid the emerging civil rights movement. The work explor...