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FREE | Historical Fiction: Creative Writing Showcase

June 22, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT


A showcase for creative writers, inspired by Samuel Pepys’s diary

About this event

At this online event, creative writers will share pieces they have written, inspired by figures and episodes from Samuel Pepys’s diary.

Pepys’s diary of the 1660s is famous for detailing Pepys’s hectic private life, alongside major events such as the Great Fire of London. In the diary, there are also glimpses of the lives of female servants, enslaved Black people, and other Londoners whose lives barely appear in more conventional historical records. It’s a great source for writers.

This showcase follows on from historical fiction workshops run by the Reimagining the Restoration project.

All welcome!


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