Friday 3 May, 6pm

Blackwell’s, Broad Street, OX1 3BQ

In her new book, The Rising Down, one of our favourite speakers returns to her childhood home of West Sussex to trace associations: from John Constable to Ford Madox Ford to the lost local women who left little record, all of whom inspired her to imagine lives that seemed distant, yet were deeply connected through their shared landscape.

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