Talk: Cranford For Beginners
In the first place, Cranford is in possession of the Amazons; all the holders of houses, above a certain rent, are women.
Elizabeth Gaskell, Cranford
Have you ever wanted to read Cranford or wondered why it’s one of Elizabeth Gaskell’s most popular novels? Join Libby Tempest for an introduction to this well-loved classic of Victorian literature. And, of course, stay to explore our new Cranford exhibition here at the House, and discover more about the book, its inspiration and its legacy.
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.
1pm - 1.45pm