Saturday 25 April 18:00 – 19:00

Tickets on sale to ChipLitFest Friends from 24 February and to the general public on 2 March

St Mary's Parish Rooms



£7.00 each

Growing up in Uganda, a land of fertile soils and warm sunshine should have been a dream for Lela Burbridge but disease and poverty threatened to destroy that. Lela and her co-writer, Sarah Jarman, describe her struggle to overcome extraordinary odds. Alongside personal strength, education proved to be a way out of the subsistence poverty trap; Lela and Sarah will celebrate how it allowed Lela to reclaim her story.

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