Friday, January 24, 2020

Friday, January 24, 2020 12:30 am by M. in , ,    No comments
New York joins the Anne Brontë 200th anniversary celebrations with a special event at the Jefferson Market Library:
The American Chapter of the Brontë Society presents
a co-production with KALIDASCOPES Media & Vision Productions
Anne Brontë: A Woman of Courage

Performances:
Friday, January 24 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, January 25 at 7:30 pm

New York Public Library: Jefferson Market Library, First Floor
Presented in the first floor Willa Cather Room.  All events are free and open to the public
425 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY, 10011

Anne Brontë: A Woman Of Courage weaves together excerpts from Anne's novels "Agnes Grey," and "The Tenant of Wildfell Hall," along with sections of her poems, letters and diary entries. Born in Thornton, in Yorkshire, England on January 17, 1820, Anne was the sixth and last child of Patrick and Maria Brontë. She is less celebrated in the literary pantheon than her sisters, Charlotte and Emily. On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Anne Brontë's birth, Joy Goodwin, representative of the American Chapter of the Brontë Society, in conjunction with with Miriam Canfield and Alida Rose Delaney are pleased to pay tribute to Anne Brontë's unique voice.

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