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Sara Maitland

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Sara Maitland is the author of numerous works of fiction, including the Somerset Maugham Award-winning Daughters of Jerusalem, and several non-fiction books. Born in 1950, she studied at Oxford University. She was recently named one of the Guardian’s ‘one hundred most important women public intellectuals’. Sara Maitland lives in a hermitage she built on an isolated moor in Galloway, Scotland.

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David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-festival event.