Sunday 24 Mar 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ken Worpole ‘Brightening from the East: Radical Communities on the River Stour’, Talk at Essex Book Festival’s PLACE Weekend

Firstsite, Colchester

Lewis Gardens
High Street

£7, £5 concessions (27 years & under)
The first of three talks programmed in partnership with the Essex Book Festival. Writer and social historian Ken Worpole focuses on 'back to the land' and utopian experiments in North East Essex, including the Adelphi Centre, Frating Hall Farm, the Othona Community and Ardleigh. Part of Radical ESSEX an anthology accompanying a project re-examining the county in reation to radicalism in thought, lifestyle, politics and architecture. This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s PLACE weekend, taking place at Firstsite in Colchester on Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 March. More info: