Graeme Macrae Burnet

Case Study

County Buildings
In person event
Sat 2 Oct
14:00 UK


Beautifully balanced between harrowing and humorous, Case Study is set in London during the Swinging Sixties. It’s the story of a woman who seeks out the psychotherapist she believes is responsible for her sister’s suicide. Under an assumed name she presents herself as a client, recording her experiences in a series of notebooks. But she’s drawn into a world of uncertainties, forced to question the idea of truth itself. Combining her notebook entries with his research into the actual therapist A. Collins Braithwaite, Burnet blends fact and fiction in a powerful exploration of sanity and identity.

About the author: Graeme Macrae Burnet is the author of four novels including the Man Booker shortlisted His Bloody Project. He was named Author of the Year in the Sunday Herald Culture Awards 2017.


Case Study is available from the Wigtown Book Festival shop HERE

Sold Out

Wigtown Book Festival Events

This year's programme is a combination of physical and digital events. Please ensure you book correctly. Digital events will stream through the homepage of wigtownbookfestival.com with young adult events streaming through the YA page.

Unless otherwise stated, events will last between 45 minutes - 1 hour.

Full Terms and Conditions for attending this year's Festival in person can be found on our website.

Asking questions
On live-streamed events, questions can be put into the live chat box on YouTube or by clicking the 'ask a question' box below the stream on the homepage of the website and they will be forwarded to the speakers.

Buy the books
Browse our online bookshop, which will stock all our speakers’ latest titles.

Queries
If you have any queries about any of the Wigtown Festival Company events, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing mail@wigtownbookfestival.com.