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Gillian Hovell Gillian Hovell

Author and public speaker, freelance writer & teacher of Latin | Self employed The Muddy Archaeologist

Harrogate, United Kingdom, UNITED KINGDOM

Author & Public Speaker, Historian and Archaeologist, & Freelance Writer

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Biography

Author, public speaker, freelance writer, historian and archaeologist, teacher of Latin to adults.
Fomer Winner of the RHS/British Library's international 'Writer in the Garden' writing competition.
Spreading the word about history and the classics being all around us: articles, books, talks, interviews, media productions - please contact me for any of these.
Lively, professional and relevant.

Industry Expertise (2)

Writing and Editing

Fine Art

Areas of Expertise (5)

Writing

Creative Writing

Freelance Writing

Books

Public Speaking

Education (2)

University of Exeter: 1983

Exeter University, England: BA (Hons), Latin and Ancient History 1983

Affiliations (1)

  • Member of Society of Authors and of the Association of Freelance Writers. Leader of local community archaeology Iron-Age (Nidderdale) Project

Event Appearances (2)

History, archaeology, Latin Yesterday Today & Forever

Festivals, Societies, Universities,   Throughout England

History, archaeology, Latin Yesterday Today & Forever

Festivals, Societies, Universities,   Throughout England - looking to expand

Sample Talks (1)

A Muddy History of Britain

Capture the essence of Britain's history from prehistory to the modern day by exploring the archaeology that we can find all around us - take this richly-illustrated virtual tour through time and the historical glories - large and small and local - of the British Isles.

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Availability

  • Author Appearance

Fees

400 to 800