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Travel writing evening

Details:An all-female panel of some of the UK's most highly respected travel journalists. Hear them share their hints and tips on how to capture and record your journeys in writing, as well as their experiences on assignment. Our panel includes Lola Akinmade Akerstrom who has written for National Geographic Traveler, BBC, CNN, The Guardian, Travel + Leisure, Slate, Travel Channel, Lonely Planet, Forbes, Fodor's, AFAR, National Geographic Channel, Adventure Magazine, several in-flight magazines, New York Times, amongst others. Sara Evans is an award-winning travel writer, published by the Saturday and Sunday Telegraph, The Independent, BBC Wildlife Magazine and Africa Geographic (among others). Author of When The Last Lion Roars. Sophy Roberts has been editor-at-large for Conde Nast Traveller (UK), special correspondent for Conde Nast Traveler (US), travel editor for The Economist 1843, and a columnist for FT Weekend and How To Spend It. Emma Thomson (chair) has spent six years as Commissioning Editor at Bradt Travel Guides and regularly writes for Lonely Planet, The Financial Times, The Times, Sunday Times, The Independent, Metro, Evening Standard, Wanderlust, National Geographic Traveller (UK and France) and many others.


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