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North and South: Gaskell vs today
Speaker: Helen Shay

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  • Tuesday 25 June 2013, 7.30PM
  • Free admission
    Booking required, see below for tickets
  • Derwent College D/L/002, University of York (See locations page)

Event details

Scenes from Elizabeth Gaskell’s "North and South" and contemporary times, read by local actors, will stimulate a discussion a discussion lead by Helen Shay which will look particularly at the issues which may have affected, and continue to affect, women.

Speaker biography

Helen Shay is a writer, CLL Creative Writer Tutor, member of the Society of Authors and the Gaskell Society, who has published non-fiction, short prose and poetry, and also staged/produced drama. She has an MA (with distinction awarded) in creative writing.


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