Date(s) - 08/09/2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hailsham Parish Church
The Wealden Writers event is on Saturday 8th September at Hailsham Parish Church 10.00am to 2.00pm. Guest speakers will be Jim Maloney, the author of “The Sisters of Battle Road”, and also Tony Penrose, photographer and writer, who has lectured worldwide about his parents, the surrealist artist, Sir Roland Penrose and the renowned photographer Lee Miller. He speaks of their friendship with Picasso and the circle of surrealist artists that visited their home Farley Farm in Chiddingly.
There will be other visiting writers, including Dave Dyer and Sarah Page, readings and book signings during the event, and between 1.00 and 2.00pm the winners of the Festival Short Story competition will be announced and prizes presented. Winners will be invited to share their winning stories with us.
This is a free event which is being sponsored by East Sussex County Council Building Stronger Communities Fund. Light refreshments available.