The Gaskell Society

The Gaskell Society

Celebrating the life and work of Elizabeth Gaskell

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Lois the Witch and Other Tales

Wednesday 27 October, 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST


Join the team at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House online for a spine-tingling talk, perfect for Halloween! Elizabeth Gaskell definitely had a dark side and wrote a number of gothic and ghostly stories. ‘Lois the Witch’ is set against the backdrop of the Salem witch trials. Explore these terrifying tales in our spellbinding Halloween talk by Dr Diane Duffy.