Bowen, Elizabeth

Bowen, Elizabeth

( 1899 – 1973 )

Place Extract
Broadstairs The interaction of her characters with their surroundings, particularly with the effects of light, is important in her writing and her last novel, ‘Eva Trout’ (1969), some of which takes place in Broadstairs, shows this strong sense of place…
Kingsgate Her books emphasise the relationship between characters and their environment …