Jonathan Meades
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Jonathan Meades is the author of two collections of journalism 'Peter Knows What Dick Likes' and 'Incest and Morris Dancing' , and three works of fiction 'Filthy English', 'Pompey' and 'The Fowler Family Business'.
He has written and performed in sixty or so television shows: some are on a 3 CD set 'The Jonathan Meades Collection'.
His latest book 'Museum Without Walls' is among the first to be offered by the crowdfunded publisher Unbound.co.uk - you are advised to subscribe.
He lives in Marseille.

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Notes From Both Sides of the Channel

Posted 14 July 2011 | 17:11:26 (EST)

Last week I was researching film locations for a series of films I'm doing about a France, which most Britons won't recognise, most French too. Housing projects encircle Paris. Maybe 'encircle' is too mild. Maybe 'lay siege' to Paris is appropriate. Forty years ago these places were sites of optimism...

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Eyeing Up The Competition

Posted 4 July 2011 | 09:52:28 (EST)

The telly shows about a more or less occluded France that I'm currently working on will be transmitted early next year on BBC4. With an entirely pointless anxiety, I've begun checking out what else is likely to be broadcast on other channels at the same time - so stealing a...

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