Book Club… True Story

Tuesday 20th August 2024 | The Court House

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Tuesday 20th August 2024

Doors at: 7:00pm | Starts at: 8:00pm

This event is Train Friendly


The Court House 16 Quay Street

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What makes a good life story, and how do you tell it? At this special non-fiction Book Club we’ll be discussing two memoirs that are currently making big waves. Strong Female Character by comedian Fern Brady is a candid memoir of neurodiversity, sexism and defying expectations. Former BBC correspondent Rory Cellan Jones charts the remarkable secret story of his parentage and his mother’s own BBC career in his compelling memoir Ruskin Park: Sylvia, Me and the BBC.

Panellists are literary agent and professional ghostwriter, Susan Feldstein, and writer, memoirist and media commentator Susan Bennett. The event will be chaired by Hugh Odling Smee, Film Hub NI project manager and founder of Whittrick Press.

Strictly 18+  Train friendly 

Please note: Book Club… True Story is a seated event. If you have any accessibility requirements please contact us.

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