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Year-end wrap-up 2013

Posted in - book news & vivien leigh on December 29th 2013 2 Comments Vivien Leigh book launch Daunt Books

Another year over, but what a year it was! 2013 was definitely the Year of Vivien Leigh – at least around here. The events that occurred this autumn to celebrate Vivien’s centenary proved that her legacy hasn’t been forgotten. She was brought back out into the much-deserved spotlight as people from around the globe descended …

Vivien Leigh: An Intimate Portrait at the National Portrait Gallery

Posted in - book news & events & london & vivien leigh on December 1st 2013 3 Comments

Last Thursday I had the opportunity to give a lecture about Vivien Leigh at the National Portrait Gallery here in London to kick off the opening of the “Starring Vivien Leigh: A Centenary Celebration” exhibit, which I was also invited to co-curate. Vivien proved to be …