Authors’ Club Lunch with Kate Summerscale
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Authors’ Club Lunch provides members with the rare opportunity to hear a distinguished writer discuss their work, ask questions, and to purchase a signed copy of their book. This month’s guest author is Kate Summerscale, who will be presenting a talk on her latest title, The Haunting of Alma Fielding.
Kate Summerscale was born in London and lived in Japan and Chile as a child. She was then educated at Parliament Hill school in London, Bedales school in Hampshire and at Oxford and Stanford universities. She worked at various newspapers and magazines until in 2005 she left her job as Literary Editor of the Daily Telegraph to write The Suspicions of Mr Whicher. She has judged several literary prizes, including the Booker Prize, and in 2010 was appointed a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.
£30 – includes talk and two-course lunch (cash bar available for drinks)