Exploring Emily Brontë with Karen Powell

Event information

Where: Northern Stage, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RH

Date: Friday 14 June

Time: 6-7pm

Cost: £7

Type: Talk


After an isolated childhood roaming the moors in Yorkshire, Emily Brontë appears taciturn and unexceptional but beneath the surface, her mind is full of ideas and passion waiting to burst forth.

Join acclaimed author Karen Powell, as she talks about Fifteen Wild Decembers, her blazingly creative novel, re-imagining Emily Brontë’s short life. Shortlisted for the 2023 Nero Book Awards. 

Part of a series celebrating Underdog: The Other Other Brontë, a National Theatre and Northern Stage production, exploring the lives and legacies of the Brontës.