About the Author
KEVIN JACKSON has wide experience of television and radio as producer, writer and presenter. He was associate arts editor of the Independent and is currently film critic for the Independent on Sunday and a freelance writer, broadcaster and lecturer. For Carcanet he wrote The Language of Cinema (1998) and edited The Humphrey Jennings Film Reader (1993) and Revolutionary Sonnets by Anthony Burgess (2002). He also edited The Oxford Book of Money (1995) and is currently writing a biography of Humphrey Jennings.