Our May 2017 BookTalk event celebrates the 2017 Year of Legends initiative by bringing together three Cardiff University scholars who will discuss the Welsh legends and tales gathered together as Y Mabinogi/The Mabinogion.
An extract from The Sunday Times reveals some of the plans for the cancelled second series of Dickensian.
Tony Jordan speaks to TV Drama in March 2016 about how he went about reimagining the world of Dickens and the characters that inhabit it.
You can find tickets for our Dickensian event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cardiff-booktalk-dickensian-tickets-32872743260?aff=eac2
Join us for a special BookTalk event focused on Tony Jordan’s television series Dickensian, a mashup based on Charles Dickens’s immortal Victorian novels. Prof. Holly Furneaux, the academic adviser to the series, will be in discussion with Dr Ruth McElroy, a specialist in broadcast media and adaptation.
A report by Robert Lloyd on the first Cardiff BookTalk Schools Outreach Project at Fitzalan High School, which took place on 17 March 2016 and focused on Charlotte Brontë’s Victorian masterpiece, Jane Eyre.