Richard and Judy to close the book festival
Plymouth University news: Television favourites Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan will bring the curtain down on the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
Author highlights how writing helped him overcome depression
Plymouth University news: Bestselling author Matt Haig will tell audiences how writing helped him win his battle with depression when he comes to the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
National Memory Day
National Memory Day - the power of poetry and creative writing to improve the lives of those affected by memory loss - a partnership between Literature Works, University of Plymouth, The Poetry Archive and Alzheimer's Society and takes place on 18 May.
Peter Greenaway comes to the Plymouth Festival of Words
Legendary film director Peter Greenaway is coming to the Plymouth Festival of Words to introduce a screening of perhaps his most celebrated film, The Cook, The Thief, His Wife And Her Lover (1989)
From the stage to Star Wars and beyond
Well known for his roles as Moff Jerjerrod in Return of the Jedi (1983) and Michael Foot in The Iron Lady (2011), Michael Pennington founded the English Shakespeare Company and will be performing Chekhov in Siberia and the 2017 Plymouth Festival of Words
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