James Rebanks 13th November 2021
The 17th Bridport Literary Festival culminates in a very special event. More Details An Audience with James Rebanks Electric Palace | 7.30 pm
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BUY TICKETS Sunday 7th - Saturday 13th November 2021

BRIDLIT has expanded significantly over the years and we hope that our programme of events for 2021 is more intriguing, illuminating and entertaining than ever before.  An eclectic mix of writers on a variety of subjects promises to engage audiences of all tastes and interests.

Tickets are available from the Bridport TIC 01308 424901.

The Bookshop, Bridport, will be at BridLit Events for signings and book sales.

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Event Updates

All ticket holders for Professor A.C. Grayling’s event on Monday 8th November at 2.00 pm The Ballroom of The Bull Hotel.

Due to health matters, Professor Grayling is  unable  to be with us ‘live’ on Monday 8th November

He is, however, delighted to give his talk on Zoom and respond to our audience with interactive Q/A

We hope you will all be able to attend the event at the Ballroom of the Bull at 2.00 pm but may wish to

take up a nominal refund of £2  which can be obtained from the Bridport TIC office: 01308 424 901

New Event Added

An Audience with James Rebanks.

Winner of this year’s Wainwright Prize, James Rebanks, will be in conversation with Elizabeth Wainwright about his book An English Pastoral.

When: Saturday 13th November 2021 @ 7.30pm

Where: Electric Palace

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Festival Highlights

Bridport Literary Festival 2020 Highlights

Welcome to the Bridport Literary Festival. A short glimpse into BridLit’s place as part of this wonderful town, with highlights from the 2020 festival. Credit Isaac Maccy.

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