Bookworm Festival – TRUTH, LIES and the PORTRAIT


The photographic portrait and the ethical issues for photographer, subject and viewer.

Jamie will use examples of his recent portrait work and discuss his influences.

Jamie Maxtone-Graham has a professional background of more than 20 years in commercial and narrative cinematography. In 2007 he became a Fulbright Fellow, receiving a research grant funding his proposal to photograph contemporary youth culture in Vietnam and currently lives in Hanoi. His photography has been published online at burn Magazine, Trans Asia Photography Review, Culture Hall, Invisible Ph t grapher Asia and tiny vices and exhibited in Hanoi, London and Bangkok.

Free entry…….a complimentary wine or beer on arrival…..snacks and meals for sale


The Bookworm’s Festival of Ideas and Writing 2012 is proudly sponsored by



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