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The Dorchester Literary Festival

October 18, 2017   14:00

Dr Tony Fincham will once again be chairing a discussion panel, this time on poetry. Jamie McKendrick, poet and critic, and Virginia Astley, Writer in...

Hardy Barnes Walk

October 22, 2017   09:30

The Hardy Barnes Walk, part of the Dorchester Literary Festival, will be a guided walk in the footsteps of Thomas Hardy.  It will be led by Dr...


The Thomas Hardy London Lecture, 2017

November 2, 2017   19:30

This year's London Lecture will be given by Mark Ford, Professor of English and American Literature at University College, London.  The...


Going the Rounds 2017

December 9, 2017   18:00

  This biennial event, Going the Rounds, begins in Thorncombe Woods.  It entails a walk through Kingston Maurward and Lower...