‘Take courage, Charlotte, take courage’. - Anne Brontë’s final words to her sister Charlotte were ‘Take courage, Charlotte, take courage’, and they have proved to be inspirational not only to her ...
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The Huddersfield Literature Festival and Kirklees Libraries presentIn Indooroopilly, Australia:
Wednesday, 10 February
Mirfield Library, 7pm
Patrick: Father of the Brontës, by Colin Pinney
Colin Pinney, takes on the guise of the Reverend Patrick Brontë to reveal the story of Branwell Brontë and his famous sisters: Charlotte (Jane Eyre), Emily (Wuthering Heights) and Anne (The Tenant of Wildfell Hall). The performance includes the Brontës' comments on each others works and springs a few surprises.
Wednesday, 10 February | 10:30 – 11:30am
Charlotte Brontë: Her 200th birthday year
Enjoy the wonderful world of literature through a series of talks with Susannah Fullerton, one of Australia’s best-known literary lecturers. Susannah brings to life the lives and writing of great novelists and poets in her fascinating lectures. Susannah is President of the Jane Austen Society of Australia, the largest literary society in the country and Patron of the Kipling Society of Australia.