Julia Boyd & Angela Findlay 4pm-5pm

Julia Boyd & Angela Findlay 4pm-5pm

A Village in the Third Reich; In My Grandfather’s Shadow with Nigel Jones. Drawing on archive material, letters, interviews and memoirs, A Village in the Third Reich is an extraordinarily intimate portrait of Germany under Hitler, of the descent into totalitarianism...
Simon Williams and Lucy Fleming 7pm – 8.15pm

Simon Williams and Lucy Fleming 7pm – 8.15pm

Posting Letters to the Moon. When Celia Johnson’s husband Peter Fleming was away during the war, they wrote to each other regularly and these touching and amusing letters tell of the experiences of both during these years. Celia coped with a large house full of...

A.C. Grayling

2.30pm – 3.30pm The Frontiers of KnowledgeWhat We Now Know about Science, Historyand the Mind £12.00 per person What do we know, and how do we know it?What do we now know that we don’t know?And what have we learnt about the obstacles to knowing more? In a time...
August Newsletter 2021

August Newsletter 2021

Would you like to be our Friend? The first thing to ask is have you become a Friend of Cuckfield Book Festival yet? Please do consider it as you will be helping the festival enormously – we are non-profit making and rely on ticket sales and sponsorship to fund the...