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Host: Ways with Words
Location: Main House Theatre by the Lake Lakeside Keswick Cumbria CA12 5DJ
Speaker: Kirsty Gunn
A Festival of Words and Ideas
Fri 4 – Sun 13 March
Words by the Water aims to deliver a memorable festival; to get people thinking, questioning, talking and laughing; to make sure that visitors have an interesting, challenging and unforgettable time; to bring together those who read books with those who write them. Novelists, poets, biographers, journalists, artists, historians, scientists, politicians, philosophers and many more are brought together to celebrate their love of words and to explore ideas new and old. Browse all events to see the people and topics coming up this year and make sure you're involved in this vibrant and inspiring festival.
Kirsty Gunn, professor of Writing Practice and Study at the Uiversity of Dundee offers a series of beautiful and thought-provoking diary like reflections on her fellow New Zealander, Katherine Mansfield.More Information