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Fact or Fiction? Mrs Gaskell and her ‘Life of Charlotte Brontë’
with Juliet Barker
Saturday 15:30 - 16:30
Yorkshire Museum, York
Mrs Gaskell’s 1857 Life of Charlotte Brontë is one of the most famous and powerful biographies ever written. But how much of it is true? What did Mrs Gaskell leave out – and why? On the 200th anniversary of the Jane Eyre author’s birth, Juliet separates myth from reality to discover the real Charlotte Brontë.