Tag Archives: Telling the World (1928)

Stone walls do not

Source: Samuel Roth, Stone walls do not: the chronicle of a captivity (New York: William Faro, 1930), volume 2, pp. 297-298 Text: To-night we had the second entertainment of the season, a cinema show in the dining-room. Last week it … Continue reading

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Babylon at Brixton

Source: James Agate, extract from ‘Babylon at Brixton’, in Around Cinemas (London: Home & Van Thal, 1946), pp. 52-53 [originally published in The Tatler, 25 September 1929] Text: … For the Brixtonian, Brixton is clearly the hub of the universe. … Continue reading

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