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Diplomatic Baggage: Brigid Keenan in conversation with William Dalrymple

September 29, 2022
7pm
Tickets are £10 and include a glass of wine or soft drink.

Daunt Books Marylebone, 83 Marylebone High Street, London W1U 4QW


Brigid Keenan’s life as a diplomat’s wife from the late 60s onwards is recounted in hilarious and irresistible detail in this beloved memoir. Brigid’s marriage to the love of her life transformed her into the smiling face of the European Union in locales ranging from Kazakhstan to Trinidad, and she found herself asking extraordinary questions such as: How do you throw a buffet dinner during a public mourning period in Syria? How do you entertain guests in a Nepalese chicken shed?


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