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The House by the Loch
Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister
Saturday 12 October, 2.00pm | £10 (£9 concession)
Sunday 13 October, 2.00pm | £10 (£9 concessions)
Sunday 13 October, 4.00pm | £10 (£9 concession)
Join broadcaster, journalist and writer Kirsty Wark, as she discusses her latest novel, The House By the Loch. Set in 1950s Scotland, against the backdrop of the remote Loch Doon, the novel is inspired in part by the author’s childhood memories and her late father.
Internationally bestselling author Jung Chang talks about Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister, a major new biography of three extraordinary women who helped shape the course of modern Chinese history.
Join Colm Tóibín for this special event celebrating his work and the 2019 Big Read, his award-winning novel, Brooklyn. He is the author of nine novels including The Master, The Testament of Mary and Nora Webster.
Jung Chang is the author of the widely acclaimed Wild Swans, Mao: The Unknown Story (with Jon Halliday) and Empress Dowager Cixi.
His work has been shortlisted for the Booker three times and has won the Costa Novel Award and the Impac Award. Following his talk, Colm introduces a screening of Brooklyn. Film £5, or Film & Talk only £13 (£12 concession)
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Gala Theatre & Cinema Autumn 2019