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A Grief Observed

Sat 10 Sep, 1.30pm

Join Sian Prior and Natasha Sholl as they discuss their deeply moving memoirs of coming to grips with loss and making sense of the multitude of lives within us. Documenting relationships, miscarriages and IVF cycles, Prior’s Childless has drawn praise as ‘an acutely observed, beautifully written and moving account of the pain – and consolations – of childlessness’ (Lucy Treloar). Sholl’s Found, Wanting charts her attempt to rebuild her life after her partner’s sudden death and has been described as a ‘beautifully written memoir that powerfully delivers the wisdom each of us will need at some point’ (Sarah Krasnostein). They speak with Maeve Marsden.


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