Lauren Chater in conversation


Please note: This is an online event.

Lauren Chater’s second novel is an enthralling work of historical fiction that imagines the life of Mary Burton Gulliver – midwife, herbalist, mother and the wife of Lemuel Gulliver, the hero of Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels. Chater will discuss hew new book, writing and feminism with Readings’ bookseller Marie Matteson.

This is an online event and free to attend. Please book here, and you will be sent a unique Zoom link.

How to ‘attend’ a virtual event at Readings

This event commences online at 6.30pm using the video conferencing platform Zoom.

To book for this event, you must provide your email address.

To ensure the Zoom event stays private, participants will be emailed an unique zoom link and a password 30 minutes before the event begins on the day of the event. Please check your email.

All bookings for online events will be closed one hour before the event begins.

You do not need to a Zoom account to join a meeting, but mobile users will need to download the Zoom app for their device. Desktop and laptop users can either download the Zoom application or access the event via their web browser.

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Cover image for Gulliver's Wife

Gulliver’s Wife

Lauren Chater

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