Part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019. For the full programme, please visit www.edbookfest.co.uk
Two writers discuss profounds truths about island life. Donald S Murray’s As the Women Lay Dreaming is set on the Isle of Lewis in 1936 and centres on a grandfather grieving for the wife he lost in the sinking of HMY Iolaire. The Tempest is award-winning Swedish author Steve Sem-Sandberg’s haunting tribute to Shakespeare, set on a remote island off the Norwegian coast.
Tickets are £8/£6 concession, and are available from the EIBF event page here.