march, 2021

17mar6:30 pmNew Words Festival presents Adelle Hay and Sophie Franklin - The Brontës Reimagined, Reappraised, Revisited6:30 pm

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Event Details

Who was the real Charlotte Brontë? Was Emily a woman ahead of her time? Why has Anne been endlessly sidelined? And which is the greatest Brontë novel of all?Bolton Libraries and Saraband Press invite you to join a conversation with Dr Sophie Franklin and Adelle Hay. Book your tickets now.

This event is part of the New Words Festival – a joint online book festival celebrating the partnership between the Time to Read network of 22 North West library authorities and five of the region’s independent publishers; and is funded by Arts Council England. Browse the full list of events.

‘A View From the 21st Century’ Brontë biographies are available to buy from Saraband Books and to reserve from your library.

3 bronte book covers


(Wednesday) 6:30 pm


Online event


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