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An interview with Polly Morland
Episode 4827th July 2022 • Freelancing for Journalists • Lily Canter and Emma Wilkinson
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In this episode we speak to Polly Morland, a documentary maker turned writer, about her new book which she wrote during lockdown. The book documents the life of a GP working in a rural practice. Polly chats about the benefits of long research chats and how to maintain the anonymity of contributors when needed. 

Polly is a regular contributor to newspapers and magazines and also teaches part-time at Cardiff School of Journalism.

The Author

Polly Morland



A Fortunate Woman, a country doctor’s story (published 9th June 2022)

Metamorphosis: How and Why We Change

Risk Wise: Nine Everyday Adventures

The Society of Timid Souls: Or, How to be Brave


PEW Literary


Penguin Random House

Pan Macmillan (Picador)

Pollys’ documentaries: