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Bristol Sin City

Gemma Cairney is joined by three authors to explore Bristol, the city whose sea-faring, slave-trading and contraband past inspired their writing.

Book lover and Radio 1 presenter Gemma Cairney is joined by three authors to explore Bristol, the city that inspired their writing. Books include Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, Melvin Burgess' Junk, Where's My Money by Mike Manson and A Respectable Trade by Philippa Gregory - well-known works of fiction based on the city's sea-faring, slave-trading and contraband past.

30 minutes

Last on

Sun 16 Oct 2016 15:45

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Gemma Cairney
Participant Philippa Gregory
Participant Melvin Burgess
Producer Melanie Rodrigues
Director Melanie Rodrigues
Executive Producer Maggie Latham

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  • Sun 16 Oct 2016 15:45

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