Richmond Upon Thames Literature Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Literary
Location of Festival Richmond upon Thames, Surrey, England, UK
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Festival Description

Since 1991 the Richmond Literature Festival has gathered together a wide range of individuals who include novelists, journalists, sports writers, culture and arts figures — theatre and television, poets, and others. The participants are features in readings, panel discussions, book signings, talks, storytelling and much more…

Festival Dates November 1 - 30, 2012
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Programming highlights 2012:
  • Thursday, November 1
    • The festival kicks off with a Crime Fiction panel featuring renowned authors D.J. Taylor, Gordon Ferris and Elena Forbes, discussing the alluring genre of Crime Fiction, chaired by Barry Forshaw.
      Venue — Old Sorting Office, Barnes, 7:00pm.
      Ticket — £7.50 / £6 concessions
  • Saturday, November 2
    • Don Jordan and Michael Walsh bring to life the remarkable story of Charles II’s crusade to avenge the regicide of this father as they discuss their book The King’s Revenge: Charles II and the Greatest Manhunt in British History
      Venue — Coach House, Orleans House Gallery, 3:00pm
      Ticket — £7.50 / £6 concessions
  • Sunday, November 3
    • Actress Isla Blair discusses her new book A Tiger’s Wedding with Julian Glover
      Venue — Orange Tree Theatre
      Tickets — can be booked directly through the theatre online or +44 020 8940 3633


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