Meet Author - Jess Kidd

Richmond and Hillcroft Adult Community College, Richmond Campus, Parkshot, Richmond, TW9 2RE

29 Mar 2018 - 19:30 - 21:00

Portcullis Trust presents: Jess Kidd - talks about her novels - Himself and The Hoarder

Internationally renowned author, Jess Kidd, will talk about her debut novel, Himself (2016) and her recently published second novel The Hoarder (Feb 2018).

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Jess was born in Richmond but is from a large family from County Mayo, Ireland. Jess studied at Richmond Adult Community College (Access to HE) and following a first class degree in English Literature via the Open University continued with post graduate studies at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, gaining a PhD in Creative Writing Studies.

Apart from writing, Jess has worked as a support worker specialising in acquired brain injury, and taught Creative Writing. Jess is also now developing her own original TV projects with leading UK and International TV producers.

Proceeds from the evening will go to support disadvantaged students who study at Richmond and Hillcroft Adult Community College.

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