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A Life in Books

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Fri 2 October 2020

12pm BST

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This event will be livestreamed on The Screen on the Green


Twenty five and fresh from Canada, publisher Lennie Goodings (A Bite of the Apple: A Life with BooksWriters and Virago) knew she’d found her home at Virago, where ‘books, ideas, politics, imagination, feminism, and business was the air we breathed’ and would set her on a career path working with Margaret Atwood, Marilynne Robinson, Sarah Waters and Maya Angelou. For as long as Cathy Rentzenbrink (Dear Reader: The Comfort and Joy of Books) can remember, she has lost and found herself in stories: when tragedy struck, books kept her afloat and eventually they lit the way to a new path, first as a bookseller and then as a writer. They discuss their lives lived, and shaped, in the world of books with Clare Clark. Lennie Goodings will now be appearing in this event digitally.

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Friday 2 Oct 2020 12pm BST

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