leipzig-affairOn Sunday 25 October Fiona Rintoul will be at the Farnham Speakers Festival paired with Roger Scruton. They will be both be talking about their books which draw on their experiences of life in Eastern Europe before the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Fiona’s novel published by Aurora Metro The Leipzig Affair was winner of the 2013 Virginia Prize for Fiction and was dramatised for Radio 4 earlier this year. Roger’s latest book Notes from Underground (Beaufort Books, 2014) describes a doomed love affair between two young people trapped by the system of the Czech communism.