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
1 October, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm£5 – £6
The Whitfield Collection, Knutsford Library
A talk by Linda Clarke, Archivist at Cheshire Archives & Local Studies
Knutsford Library holds a wonderful collection of Gaskell-related books, letters, cuttings, photographs, journals, foreign language editions, dramatisations, literary criticisms and background material, originally collected by Professor A Stanton Whitfield (1900-1975). Linda will talk about this publicly available collection and its relevance and interest to the Gaskell enthusiasts of today.
As you’ll appreciate, arrangements can change, so please be sure to check details before you leave home.