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A Walk Through Peckham: The Inaugural Persepolis ‘Podcast’

Welcome to Peckham. This thirteen minute audio clip represents a walk from one end of Rye Lane to the other, and it has everything. ALL LIFE IS HERE. It is truly representative of the world’s high streets. Any one of them, really. Well, not that we’ve been to many of them – but you know…

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The Peckham Literary Festival in Words and Pictures

Work experience? Domestic Slut in Chief Big thank you to the Community Council for funding this year! Well if you didn’t come along this year, you missed a hell of a party. And that’s just at Persepolis. Equal funs were had up the road at Review. Our Rumi evening was quite something: musicians, readers, singers…and…

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The Peckham Literary Festival 2011

Our little festival is now in its fifth year, a fact of which we are justifiably proud. Was a time when saying Peckham and Literary in the same sentence produced sniggers. Not any more. This year we’ve got a cracking line-up, if a mixed one. We’ve detailed our own Persepolis events below, but you can…

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Persepolis Interviews… A Real Live Dervish!

Dervishes, eh? Conjures visions of that folklore evening in Turkey: blokes wearing funny hats and skirts, spinning to some really rather good music. Or maybe it is the wandering dervish that springs to mind: the inscrutable travelling philosopher who has eschewed worldly wealth. Well: guess what? There is an active community of living, breathing, whirling…

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