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Virtual Event:  Art Adventures for Seniors 55+: Literary Theatre Laura F. Keys as Charlotte Brontë, the Stifled Writer

Virtual Event: Art Adventures for Seniors 55+: Literary Theatre Laura F. Keys as Charlotte Brontë, the Stifled Writer In-Person / Online

Meet Charlotte Brontë, the passionate authoress. Hear the story behind the written words, and learn how she, the middle child of six, survived to share their collected narratives. Visit with Charlotte in 1847, as she reflects on her emotionally-charged experiences as both student and teacher at various boarding schools. Share with her the joy of seeing her deeply personal novel, Jane Eyre, in published form.

THIS IS A VIRTUAL HYBRID EVENT: YOU MAY ATTEND EITHER ONLINE OR IN-PERSON. PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR SELECTION DURING REGISTRATION.

Suggested Reading:

Adult / YA Reading

Brontë, Charlotte. The Letters of Charlotte Brontë:
With a Selection of Letters by Family and
Friends, Volumes I-III. Ed. Margaret Smith.
Clarendon Press, 1995.
Dinsdale, Ann and Kathryn White. Brontë Parsonage
Museum. Scala Arts & Heritage Publishers, 2013.
Harman, Claire. Charlotte Brontë: A Fiery Heart.
Knopf, 2016.
Lutz, Deborah. The Brontë Cabinet: Three Lives in
Nine Objects. W. W. Norton Company, 2015.
O’Neill, Jane. The World of the Brontës: The Lives,
Times, and Works of Charlotte, Emily and Anne
Brontë. Carlton Publishing Group, 2002.
Reef, Catherine. The Brontë Sisters: The Brief Lives of
Charlotte, Emily, and Anne. Clarion Books, 2012.
Sutherland, John. The Brontësaurus: An A-Z of
Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë (and
Branwell). Icon Books Ltd, 2016.

Date:
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Time:
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Meeting Room
Categories:
  Adults - Seniors 55 +     Art Adventures  
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