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Authors in Rye Harbour, East Sussex

Below are listings for authors in Rye Harbour and the surrounding area. You can add your listing to this category here.


Arthur Christopher Benson

Rye, 1.6 miles from Rye Harbour

Wrote a number of novels, plays and poems, perhaps the most famous being the words to 'Land of Hope and Glory' ... more


Rumer Godden

Rye, 1.6 miles from Rye Harbour

Wrote 'This House of Brede' and 'A Kindle of Kittens' both of which were set in the region ... more


Russell Thorndike

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

The author of the Dr Syn smuggling adventures set in Romney Marsh. ... more


Ford Madox Ford

Winchelsea, 4.3 miles from Rye Harbour

Lived in nearby Winchelsea and wrote amongst other things 'The Good Soldier'. ... more


Conrad Aiken

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

American poet, short story writer, critic and novelist. Lived in Rye between 1934-36, where he wrote 'London Letters' to the New Yorker newspaper. ... more


Monica Edwards

In Rye Harbour

Monica Edwards was born Monica le Doux Newton and, as a child, her family moved to Rye Harbour, where her father, the Rev. Harry, became vicar and officiated at the funeral after the 1928 lifeboat disaster. The young Monica used to climb down the drainpipe at nights to spend time ... more


Malcolm Saville

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

Author of the Lone Pine adventure series, some of which are set in Rye. ... more


John Ryan

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

Artist and illustrator John Ryan lived in Rye. He wrote the Captain Pugwash series of books. He also produced the animated cartoons of Captain Pugwash for the BBC which were broadcast from 1957 to 1966. ... more


Radclyffe Hall

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

Lived in Rye for a time and wrote'The Well of Loneliness'. ... more


John Christopher

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

"John Christopher" is a pseudonym for Samuel Youd, a prolific author whose full bibliography runs to around 70 novels under seven different names. Currently lives in Rye. ... more


Henry James

Rye, 1.6 miles from Rye Harbour

Lived in Lamb House, Rye and wrote Wings of a Dove, The Golden Bowl, and The Ambassadors amonst others during his stay. ... more


Montgomery Hyde

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

Distant cousin of Henry James. ... more


Joseph Conrad

Rye, 1.5 miles from Rye Harbour

Lived near Rye on Romney Marsh and wrote many novels including 'Lord Jim'. ... more


Edward Frederick Benson

Edward Frederick Benson
Rye, 1.6 miles from Rye Harbour

Novelist, Biographer, and Benefactor of Rye Edward Frederick Benson was born July 24, 1867 at Wellington College in Berkshire, where his father was Headmaster. He was the fifth of six children born to Mary Sidgwick Benson and Edward White Benson, later Chancellor and Canon of Lincoln Cathedral, Bishop of Truro ... more

Edward Frederick Benson

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What's On in Rye Harbour?

  • My Mind's Eye - a journey by Maggie Lloyd

    Wednesday 23rd June for 13 days @ 10:00am
    Location: Rye

    A portfolio of Maggie Lloyd's work of portraits and landscapes in pastel, oil and other media. There are many aspects ... more

  • The Oxford Lieder Series: Ted Black in concert

    Saturday 26th June @ 7:30pm
    Location: Rye

    Tenor Ted Black was recently a finalist in the world-famous Kathleen Ferrier Awards. He is currently singing two major Mozart ... more

  • Seven Open Gardens Brede

    Saturday 3rd July @ 11:00am
    Location: Brede

    Seven glorious and fascinating gardens in and near Stubb Lane, Brede, opening for charity. Some with outstanding views of the ... more

  • Detail & Design by Jenny Bush

    Wednesday 7th July for 13 days @ 11:00am
    Location: Rye

    An exhibition of mixed media studies of nature and pattern in miniature. Sussex artist Jenny Bush works with a range ... more

  • Nature Meets Art

    Wednesday 21st July for 13 days @ 11:00am
    Location: Rye

    WHEN NATURE MEETS ART, DRIFTWOOD AND ABSTRACT/GRAFFITI Judi’s love of art developed from a young age and found an outlet ... more

  • Tuesday Painters Club of Rye

    Friday 13th August for 10 days @ 10:00am
    Location: Rye

    ART EXHIBITION of members' work Open daily 10.00a.m. - 5.30p.m. From Friday13th to Sunday 22nd August Oil, Acrylic, Watercolour, Pen ... more

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