Saturday 10 Nov | 4.15pm
Leslie Tate studied Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia and has been shortlisted for the Bridport, Geoff Stevens and Wivenhoe Prizes. He’s the author of a trilogy of novels about modern love – ‘Purple’, ‘Blue’ and ‘Violet’ – as well as his transgender memoir ‘Heaven’s Rage’. On his website https://www.leslietate.com/ he posts up weekly creative interviews and guest blogs showing how people use their imagination in life, in many different ways. Leslie runs a comedy club, a poetry group and a mixed arts show in Berkhamsted, UK, where he lives with his wife and author Sue Hampton. Sue appears in ‘Songbooks and Storyboards’, interviewing Minnie Birch about the hidden references to folk and fairy tales in her songs.