To celebrate the bicentenary of the remarkable George Eliot, Kathy O’Shaughnessy (In Love With George Eliot), Juliette Atkinson (editor of Silas Marner and Mill On The Floss) and Rebecca Mead (The Road to Middlemarch) delve into her fascinating life and work. They discuss her enduring legacy in the literary world and how, as dissenter, novelist, editor and a woman ahead of her time, she has had an impact on their own lives.


The Garden Theatre

The Garden Theatre is situated in Montpellier Gardens, the main site of The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival in the heart of Cheltenham, GL50 1UW.

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