Author Interviews

Some of our guests, readers and festival volunteers have joined us early for interviews about their work and about the festival! Follow the links below to access the interviews.

Andy Brown: Poet, Associate Professor Exeter University

Lulah Ellender: Copywriter and Memoir Writer

Julie Evans: Reader, University of Surrey MA Student

Peter Fiennes: Travel Writer

David Gange: Historian, Travel Writer

Kari Gillespie: Reader, University of Surrey MFA Student

Genevieve Grant-Thompson: Dramaturg, Performance Poet

Ruqaya Izzidien: Novelist, Journalist

Beth Miller: Novelist

Jacq Molloy: Short Story Writer, Playwright

Jane Puddicombe: Reader, University of Surrey MA Student

Monica Suswin: Wellbeing writer

Festival Staff:

Liz Bahs: Festival Director

Stephen Mooney: Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Surrey

Bran Nichol: Head of the School of Literature and Languages at the University of Surrey