Hunter Davies: The John Lennon Letters

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    Membership Events
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    The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

Hunter Davies, the only authorised biographer of The Beatles, knew John Lennon well, and has edited the first-ever collection of John’s letters, introducing each one and setting it in the context of its author’s life.

John wrote letters and postcards all of his life; to his friends, family, strangers, newspapers, lawyers and the laundry – most of which were funny, informative, campaigning, wise, mad, poetic, anguished and sometimes heartbreaking. Hunter will discuss his latest publication and show a short film that was made when he was producing The Beatles book back in the 1960s.

V&A Evening Talk: 19.00 – 20.00 (talk); 20.00 – 20.45 (refreshments)

£15 (including wine reception)

Image: Detail from Two is One, John Lennon, 1969, design by Mario Pulice

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