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Women on Writing
May 25 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm£8
Following a year of radical protest and change for women in creative industries, Sarah Perry (author of The Essex Serpent, Waterstones Book of the Year 2016) is joined by Fiona Sampson (author of In Search of Mary Shelley: The Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein) and Peggy Hughes (Programme Director, Writers’ Centre Norwich), for a celebration of women and writing which focuses on three important anniversaries: 80 years of Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca, the 100th birthday of Muriel Spark, and the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. This event will be chaired by Caroline O’Donoghue.
Part of the City of Literature weekend at Norfolk & Norwich Festival. Produced in partnership with Virago, the international publisher of books by women, to mark 40 years of Virago Modern Classics.
Tickets £8 per event; book four or more events and save £1.50 per ticket. Join us for all events across the weekend for £90 (save £46).
More information and ticketing: https://www.writerscentrenorwich.org.uk/event/nnf-women-on-writing/
Accessibility: This event is BSL-interpreted.