INTERVIEW: Neil Calcutt, author of ‘Reader Meet Author’, a.k.a. the other Smiths DJ
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INTERVIEW: Neil Calcutt, author of ‘Reader Meet Author’, a.k.a. the other Smiths DJ

By Francesca Nottola Who is Neil Calcutt and why am I interviewing him? Neil is mostly known in Manchester – so far – as the deputy Smiths DJ at the legendary Smiths and Morrissey Disco held every first Friday of the month at the alternative dandy/punk/metal venue Star & Garter. The other DJ, Dave, has been … Continue reading

LIVE: Wonder Women – Written in the Margins, Manchester Jewish Museum 12/03/2016
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LIVE: Wonder Women – Written in the Margins, Manchester Jewish Museum 12/03/2016

©Francesca Nottola 2016 Manchester Jewish Museum, 10.03.2016 Despite my interest in Jewish culture and ‘synagigs’, I have never been to the Manchester Jewish Museum, so I am very excited to be here tonight, especially after seeing pictures of this wonderful grade II listed building, which is the oldest surviving synagogue in Manchester. I admire the architecture … Continue reading