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Review of William Atkins and Benjamin Myers: Lives, Landscape, Literature


Forbidding, mysterious, and dramatic, moorlands have long captured the imagination of artists and writers. In a Durham Book Festival event, William Atkins, author of The Moor: Lives, Landscape, Literature, read from his work […]

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Review of Carolyn Jess-Cooke: Motherhood Writing through the Woman’s Experience


Carolyn Jess-Cooke’s interactive lecture series on Motherhood reflects on the impact of maternity on the female author. Her event at Durham Book Festival was the sixth of a series of twelve […]

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Poetry at Durham Book Festival


With Durham Book Festival in full swing, there are several exciting poetry events still to look forward to this week, centred around the afternoon and evening of Saturday 18th October. […]

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