Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 15:00

The Bridport Library, South St, Bridport, DT6 3NY

Maria Donovan | Spirit of Place, Bridport Literary Festival

Maria Donovan and Rosanna Ley join Gail Aldwin on this panel session to share their experiences of writing about place in fiction. Maria Donovan draws on memory, observation and imagination to create a sense of place and her debut novel: The Chicken Soup Murder (Seren 2017) is set in a fictional version of her home town Bridport.  Location is integral to all Rosanna Ley’s books whose settings include West Dorset and Cornwall as well as abroad. Gail Aldwin is Chair of the Dorset Writers Network and her latest work of fiction: The String Games is a coming of age novel set in England and France.  Tickets: £7.00. For further information and to book visit:

When: Sunday 3rd November 2019 @ 3.00 pmWhere: The Bridport Library, South St, Bridport, DT6 3NY