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Online Talk – Victorian Children’s Literature: an introduction

Wednesday 8 September, 2021, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST

£4

Victorian’s Children’s literature gave us many of the classics we all know and love from A Secret Garden to Alice in Wonderland. But what themes from Elizabeth Gaskell’s writing are also present in the children’s literature of the age? And as a mother to four daughters, what types of books might Elizabeth have read to her own children? Join Professor Kim Reynolds of Newcastle University to find out more.

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Date:
Wednesday 8 September, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
Cost:
£4
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Website:
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Zoom
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