18 May 2019

An Afternoon with Dorothy Wordsworth

Grasmere Village and Jerwood Centre

Get to know Dorothy Wordsworth by taking a walk in her footsteps around Grasmere and by listening to a very special reading from her journals.

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18 May 2019

Why Should We Read Dorothy Wordsworth?

Jerwood Centre

English-Canadian short-story writer and novelist Kathleen Winter introduces the writing of Dorothy Wordsworth through the very best bits of her work.

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15 Jun 2019

Why Should We Read Percy Bysshe Shelley?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Sharon Ruston of Lancaster University introduces the writing of Percy Bysshe Shelley through the very best bits of his work.

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20 Jul 2019

Why Should We Read William Wordsworth?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Stephen Gill, Retired Professor of English Literature in the University of Oxford introduces the writing of William Wordsworth through the very best bits of his work.

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03 Aug 2019

A Day With John Thelwall

Kirkby Lonsdale and Jerwood Centre

Learn more about John Thelwall by taking a walk in his footsteps around Kirkby Lonsdale – and by attending a book launch straight out of the 18th century!

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03 Aug 2019

Why Should We Read John Thelwall?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Judith Thompson of Dalhousie University introduces the writing of John Thelwall through the very best bits of his work.

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07 Sep 2019

Why Should We Read Lord Byron?

Jerwood Centre

Professor Simon Bainbridge of Lancaster University introduces the writing of Lord Byron through the very best bits of his work.

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28 Sep 2019

Why Should We Read Samuel Taylor Coleridge?

Jerwood Centre

Dr Meiko O’Halloran of Newcastle University introduces the writing of Samuel Taylor Coleridge through the very best bits of his work.

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