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Hay festivals 2015: Jude Law, sexual fantasies and dad dancing

Learnings from the first weekend of the literary festivals

By Serena Kutchinsky  

Much intellectual fun was had in Hay-on-Wye over the long and surprisingly rain-free bank holiday weekend. The Prospect stall on the Hay festival site did a roaring trade in subscriptions, with the book-loving crowd tempted by our special festival offer of 3 issues for £1, plus a free bottle of wine. Notable names who dropped by to meet readers and discuss ideas included the academic and author Anatol Lieven, Daily Mail columnist Peter Hitchens…

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