Marcus Sedgwick on The Vampyre
Thu 22 Aug 11:00 - 12:30
Award-winning author Marcus Sedgwick delves into John William Polidori’s The Vampyre. Published in 1819 and initially thought to have been written by Lord Byron, this short work of gothic horror is considered one of the first literary depictions of vampires and it continues to influence how we imagine them today. Expect an open discussion from the start; read the book ahead of the event or be inspired to pick it up afterwards.
Tickets go on sale at 8:30am on Tuesday 25 June.