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An Evening with William Gibson - London, Tuesday 28th August 2007, 7pm, (TUC) Congress Centre, Great Russell Street

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Sci-Fi-London (The London International Festival of Science Fiction and Fantastic Film) and Blackwell booksellers present this forthcoming Spook Country promotional event:

On 28th August we present An Evening with William Gibson at the Congress Centre, Great Russell Street, London.

This venue, in the basement of the Trades Union Congress headquarters building is the same one at which William Gibson gave a reading from, and signed copies of Pattern Recognition in 2003.

Location map (Flash and /or Adobe .pdf -)

Map (Streetmap.co.uk)

For those of you using your Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) navigation equipment (either for "locative art" or military targeting purposes):

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To celebrate the publication of Spook Country, William will be in talking about his new novel, taking questions from the audience and signing copies of Spook Country. Chairperson tbc.

William Gibson is the revered pundit of post-industrialism and creator of cyberspace. It has been several years since Gibson has been to the UK, don't miss this chance to listen to this visionary author.

The event is TUESDAY 28 AUGUST, 7PM at the Congress Centre, 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS

His new book SPOOK COUNTRY is released on 7th August.

Tickets £7, concessions £5
Bookings can be made by calling
0845 456 9876
Lines are open Mon - Fri, 9.30am to 6.00pm or visit
Blackwell, 100 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0JG

Blackwell bookshop is only a few hundred metres away from the Congress Centre, on the eastern side of Charing Cross Road, between Oxford Street and Shaftesbury Avenue.

Memetic Engineer and friends will be going to this event.

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