Tag Archives: Working-class

Working Class Heroes (slight return)

My friend (so far) and writing mentor George Szirtes is looking for more explication from me on the comments, and elsewhere round his site, here. I don’t like to feel I have failed in the original book, but he is … Continue reading

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Working-Class Promo

I’m off to get the train to be a guest on Robert Elms’ show on BBC Radio London. 12.40-13.00 if anyone’s about. Elms was struggling with a tooth abysses, under those circumstances he was very cool, sharp, and switched on. … Continue reading

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