Forthcoming Events

Oct 2019

Date/Time Event
18/10/2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Victoria Hislop: Dorcester Literary Festival
The Dorford Centre, Dorchester
18/10/2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Victoria Hislop: TAL Festival
Spread Eagle Hotel, Thame

Dec 2019

Date/Time Event
03/12/2019
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Oldie Literary Lunch
Simpson’s in the Strand, London

 


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Victoria Hislop’s Cretan love affair
(from cretamaris.gr) Victoria Hislop is the world’s most popular novelist writing about Greece today, and this summer sees the publication of her latest book Those Who Are Loved. Already topping best-seller lists in the UK, it’s ...
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Five best books about . . . Greece — chosen by Victoria Hislop
(for The Times, July 26 2019) These five books are important works about Greece — fiction and nonfiction — and all of them will help any reader to understand the country in greater depth. Most ...
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Interview with Sloane Square Magazine
Svelte and dressed in black, Victoria Hislop looks healthy and relaxed as she sits at a corner table for afternoon tea. The sun is out, there's a pleasant hubbub in the cafe and for a ...
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Makronissos Island now an area of archaeological interest
The prison island which features in Those Who are Loved has a new status as an area of archaeological interest.  Victoria is very hopeful that this will enable more people to visit Makronisos for themselves ...
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An interview with Victoria Hislop
Following on from the success of The Island, The Sunrise and Cartes Postales from Greece, Victoria Hislop’s latest novel, Those Who Are Loved, is set against the backdrop of the German occupation of Greece in ...
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Modern Greek Literature Through A Translator’s Lens
On January 23, 2019, Victoria Hislop joined Panos Karnezis, Patricia Barbeito, David Ricks, and Roderick Beaton  for a workshop to discuss issues of translating Modern Greek literature: what their work – as authors and academics ...
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