Carolyn Kirby – The Conviction of Cora Burns

Sunday 14th July

Buttermarket Shopping Centre

Born in a gaol and raised in a workhouse, Cora Burns has always struggled to control the violence inside her.

Meet Carolyn Kirby, a debut author with No Exit Press, as she talks about her stunning gothic fiction novel which takes the reader on a heart-breaking journey through Victorian Birmingham and questions where we first learn violence: from our scars or from our hearts.

Chaired by Tim Rideout

Read the Carolyn Kirby interview