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Talk Wigtown Book Festival 2019: Philip Marsden - The Summer Isles

Wigtown Book Festival 2019: Philip Marsden - The Summer Isles

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Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Author: Philip Marsden

Synopsis

From the author of the acclaimed Rising Ground comes the story of a sea voyage to the enticing Summer Isles, off Scotland’s north-west coast. Philip Marsden’s attempt to reach them sees him set out from Cornwall along the exposed coastlines of Ireland and Scotland, following courses that have been traversed for centuries. He reveals the stories and songs, myths and legends he found, and their place in Celtic tradition.

This event will have live subtitles by Stagetext.

 

Event details

Sat 28 Sep 2019, 4:30pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Wigtown Book Festival
County Buildings
Main Hall
Wigtown
DG8 9JH

Phone: 01988 403 222 (Box Office)

Website: Wigtown Book Festival

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