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200 years of Emily Brontë

Events • LiteratureHistory • Talk

Marking the 200th anniversary of Emily Brontë’s birth, Sally Shuttleworth discusses the brief life and work of the writer who gave us Wuthering Heights, her place in the literary canon, and the enduring legacy of the Brontë sisters.

Professor Sally Shuttleworth FBA
, University of Oxford

In partnership with Leeds Arts & Humanities Research Institute and part of the 2018 Ilkley Literature Festival, 28 Sep – 14 Oct.

Free, booking required. 

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