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Portobello Book Festival: Speaking to us from the past

30 September @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hugh Miller, stonemason, pioneer geologist and fossil-hunter, ground-breaking popular science writer, folklorist, crusading newspaper editor and man of faith, spent the last years of his life in Portobello. In this session Larissa Reid, freelance science writer, poet and member of The Friends of Hugh Miller, and Elsa Panciroli, Highland palaeontologist and author of Beasts Before Us and The Earth, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, will reflect on how Hugh Miller has inspired and influenced their writing.
Chair: Jim Gilchrist, Hugh Miller enthusiast
Location: Jameson Gate, Portobello
An event in the Portobello Book Festival.

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Date:
30 September
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Date:
30 September
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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