Christopher Hawtree

the pillowbook of Christopher Hawtree, writer and Green Party councillor for Central Hove

From The Bran-Tub: Twenty-One – Marc Behm

When Marc Behm died a few years ago, this was the only obituary that he received in England. I had been watching Help! and wondered what had become of hime, only to find that he had recently, quietly, died. A distinctive talent: seek him out.

Why a Pillow Book?

I owe the idea to Eleanor Bron, who got it from a colleague of her brother “who has the happy ability to transmit his passionate enthusiasms to his friends, often in tangible form”. He gave her a copy of The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon, a lady-in-waiting to the Empress Sadako at the end of […]

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    Christopher Hawtree is the Green Party Councillor for Central Hove but items are posted here in a personal capacity as an individual.

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