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March 3, 2019 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
  • Young Essex

A Country to Call Home

Lucy Popescu & Sita Brahmachari
An image of authors Lucy Popescu and Sita Brahmachari, with the cover of the book, A Country to Call Home


Harwich Redoubt, Main Road
Harwich, Essex CO12 3LT
£5 concessions (27 years and under)

Box Office:

Mercury Theatre
01206 573948

Over half of the world’s refugees are children. Lucy Popescu’s latest anthology, A Country to Call Home, explores the experiences of young refugees and asylum seekers and includes newly commissioned stories, flash fiction, poetry and essays by some of our best loved children’s writers. Lucy will be in discussion with contributor Sita Brahmachari.

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This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s Secret Water weekend in various venues in Harwich, with a whole day of activity at Harwich Redoubt.

Suitable for ages 13+

Part of Essex Book Festival’s 20th Birthday Bumper Family Programme. Click here for an overview of all Young Essex events.

lucypopescu.com     @lucyjpop

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Harwich Redoubt
Main Road
Harwich, Essex CO12 3LT
01255 502872