BLOOMSBURY INSTITUTE: Jenny Landreth & Vivienne Rickman-Poole | Part 2

Author of ‘Swell: A Waterbiography’, Jenny Landreth chats to artist and outdoor swimming expert Vivienne Rickman-Poole at Bloomsbury about swimming, the meaning of ‘waterbiography’, meeting strangers naked in the lido showers and that knitted bathing suit.

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More about Jenny Landreth:
Jenny Landreth is a writer for The Guardian and editor. She is the author of Swimming London (Aurum Press) – a guide to the 50 best places to swim in London. Her swimming blog reviews the best and worst London pools:
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Filmed at Bloomsbury Publishing, 50 Bedford Square, London on May 4th, 2017.

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