Saturday 10th June 8pm – The Meakin Room    NOW SOLD OUT 

Debbie Horsfield‘s award winning adaption of the trials and tribulations of Ross Poldark has captured the imaginations of a whole new generation of fans making the BBC’s Cornish saga one of the most highly rated dramas of recent times. Debbie will be in conversation with respected drama producer John Yorke, formerly head of Channel Four Drama, Controller of BBC Drama Production and Executive Producer of Wolf Hall.


Debbbie HorsfieldAlso the screen writer behind some of our best known contemporary dramas, including Cutting It and The Riff Raff Element, Debbie visits Stoke-on-Trent Literary Festival for a special session looking at the success of Poldark and the challenges of adapting literature for television.

Join us for the Festival’s finale event to toast great literature and wonderful drama with insightful discussion, delicious pasties and thirst quenching cider and cheer another successful Stoke Literary Festival at the Emma Bridgewater Factory!





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