The genesis of genius. The tiny books. - The tiny, hand-lettered, hand-bound books Charlotte and Branwell Brontë made as children surely qualify. Measuring about 2.5 by 5 centimeters, page after...
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Speaking of Culture presents Elizabeth Chang
Poor, Obscure, Plain and Little: Maligning Charlotte Brontë on her 200th Birthday
Sunday, April 10 at 2 PM - 5 PM in CDT
Orr Street Studios
106 Orr St, Columbia, Missouri 65201
Everyone loves a good roast, even of a beloved writer. In comemoration of Charlotte Brontë's bicentennial, Elizabeth Chang, Associate Professor of English at MU, considers the legacy of Jane Eyre's famous author. Will she burn her down like Thornfield Hall? Come find out—and bring your book club! Admission is free, as are the coffee and baked treats.