Exploring Gothic Fiction – Laura Purcell

Sunday 15 July

Newark Town Hall
£5/£4 Festival Friends

Silent Companions author and gothic fiction expert Laura Purcell is joined by Dr Paul Whickman, Lecturer in English at University of Derby, as they celebrate the bi-centenary of Frankenstein by reflecting on the history of gothic fiction.

As featured on the Radio 2 Book Club, gothic chiller The Silent Companions is a brilliantly unnerving story that will send a shiver down your spine…

Chaired by Tim Rideout.