The Gaskell Society and its partners host a year-round programme of meetings and special events, most of which are open to everyone. We’re very friendly – and we’d love to meet you, whether or not you choose to join the Society.
Manchester Meeting at Cross Street Chapel
5 November, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm£5 – £6
Elizabeth Gaskell’s French Connection
A talk by John Greenwood, Editor of the Gaskell Newsletter
John will talk about the important influences of all things French on Gaskell and her writing. His particular focus will be on the actual presence of the French language in Gaskell’s novels, short stories and articles.
The talk will begin at 1:30pm, but doors open at 1.00pm, so please feel free to bring a packed lunch and eat with us. The chapel provides tea and coffee for a small donation
As you’ll appreciate, arrangements can change, so please be sure to check details before you leave home.