LOCAL NEWS: Poole Library to host Jane Eyre panel discussion


Poole Library will be hosting a live screening from the British library on the 14 January between 7 – 8.30pm discussing Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre.

Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre is a classic example of defied convention. It presented a new voice, fully convinced of her defiance and standing up against adult tyranny. The panel will be discussing the spirit of rebellion found in its pages and what it is to be a child. With Sara Collins, Alison Owen and Sally Shuttleworth. Chaired by Alex Clark.

Charlotte Brontë was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who survived into adulthood. Her novels have become stapled into the mind of the youth as her English literature have become classics.

Jane Eyre is a novel by English writer Charlotte Brontë, published under the pen name “Currer Bell”, on 16 October 1847, by Smith, Elder & Co. of London. The first American edition was published the following year by Harper & Brothers of New York.

To find out more you can visit the event page on facebook here.


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