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Lunch-time Talk: Forgotten Female Novelists



Libby Tempest, current Chair of the Gaskell Society, has been doing some research into local female authors who followed in Elizabeth Gaskell’s footsteps 10-30 years after her death. Were these forgotten women novelists of the north-west influenced by Elizabeth Gaskell, and why have they slipped into obscurity? Join us for this fascinating lunch-time talk to find out about these unsung writers.

Lunch-time talks and readings are included in usual House entry

No booking required, but please make sure you arrive in good time to get a seat.


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23rd Apr 2020

1pm - 1.45pm


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