#chesterculture – Chester Library: Inspired by Gothic – Thursday 21st and 28th April 2016

To link with the Grosvenor Museum’s exhibition “Inspired by Gothic: Ruins, Romance, Revival” Chester Library has created a series of events this April.

Inspired by Gothic: ‘Wuthering Heights’ by Emily Bronte – Thursday 21st April 2016
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Join a group reading of this classic Gothic novel of the thwarted love and passionate obsession of Cathy and Heathcliff.
The evocative descriptions of the lonely moorland setting and the poetic grandeur of vision combine to make this unique novel a masterpiece of English literature.
Come along to take part or just to listen

Inspired by Gothic: Gothic Literature Workshop – Thursday 28th April 2016
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Gothic literature combines horror, mystery, romance, suspense and the supernatural in an atmospheric setting, triggering strong emotions in the reader. Explore the gothic style and the history of gothic literature with local writer Chris Mapp. There will also be the opportunity to create your own piece of writing.

Thursday 21 April 2016
Inspired by Gothic: ‘Wuthering Heights’ by Emily Bronte
Chester Library, Northgate Street
5.3o-7pm
Free drop-in.

Thursday  28th April 2016
Inspired by Gothic: Gothic Literature Workshop
Chester Library, Northgate Street
5-7pm
£3 including refreshments, book at Chester Library 01244 977380

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