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Alderney Literary Festival

The first ever Alderney Literary Festival – “Facts & Fiction” takes place on the 19th of March 2015.

Top best-selling international authors of history, historical fiction and thrillers will be attending Alderney’s first ever Literary Festival. They will head a series of presentations & forums at various historic locations across the island.

We are delighted to sponsor the opening event of The Alderney Literary Festival with best-selling historical fiction novelist M C Scott on Friday 20 March at 09:30. Her talk will be on the importance of historical literature, followed by a lively panel discussion.

In addition to literary sessions, presentation and workshops, the programme of events from 20 to 22 March will include guided tours of historic buildings by Alderney historian Dr. Trevor Davenport, historical film suppers at the Braye Beach Hotel and film nights at the Alderney Cinema showing historical movies, a nocturnal encounter with the ghosts haunting Fort Tourgis staged by the Alderney Theatre Group, and a Roman Banquet Festival Dinner with a surprise guest speaker on Saturday evening 21 March at the Braye Beach Hotel.

More information HERE

Tickets go on sale end January 2015 (online booking will be available).

The Alderney Literary Festival is supported by The Guernsey Arts Commission and the States of Alderney.

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