Last night (13th March 2018) at Waterstones Tottenham Court Road, writer Shon Faye interviewed Joseph Cassara about his debut novel The House of Impossible Beauties, inspired by the legendary documentary Paris is Burning, depicting the drag and ballroom scene of 1980's Harlem. A screening of the film followed the interview and Q&A session.

Photos from the event are below.

The House of Impossible Beauties © Mark Rusher

Joseph Cassara © Mark Rusher

Shon Faye © Mark Rusher

Joseph Cassara & Shon Faye © Mark Rusher

Joseph Cassara watching Paris is Burning © Mark Rusher

Joseph with The House of Impossible Beauties © Mark Rusher

Shon and Joseph at Tottenham Court Road © Mark Rusher