UK Book Tour for The Burning Chambers
Chalke Valley History Festival - THE FRENCH WARS OF RELIGION – HUGUENOTS v CATHOLICS
Date: Tuesday 26 June 2018
Venue: Chalke Valley History Festival, Manor Farm, Ebbesbourne Wake, Wiltshire, SP5 5JH
Description: Kate Mosse will discuss one of the darkest periods in French history. The Wars of Religion began in 1562 and ended, after millions had been massacred or displaced, with the Edict of Nantes in 1598. She will examine the power struggles between Catholic and Protestant factions in Carcassonne, Paris, London and Amsterdam and how this dark history of religious intolerance and diaspora inspired her epic series of novels.
Tickets: £13.50. Tickets available online or call the box office on: 01722 781133
Web link: https://programme.cvhf.org.uk/programme/events/29-the-burning-chambers-the-french-wars-of-religion-huguenots-v-catholics/
Talks at Six: Kate Mosse
Date: Saturday 30 June 2018
Venue: Jubilee Hall, New Park Centre, New Park Road, Chichester PO19 7XY
Description: Kate Mosse, the well known local author, will talk about her writings, and her recently published book, The Burning Chambers.
Web link: http://talksatsix.co.uk/talks/an-evening-with-kate-mosse/
Curious Arts Festival
Date: Sunday 22 July 2018
Venue: Gorse Tent, Pylewell Park, East End, Lymington SO41 5SJ
Description: Kate Mosse will be in conversation with Rowan Pelling about her latest novel, The Burning Chambers.
Tickets: £55 for a Sunday day ticket available online
Web link: http://curiousartsfestival.com/books/kate-mosse/
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Date: Friday 17 August 2018
Venue: Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4DR
Description: The Burning Chambers is the first volume in a new epic series by bestselling author Kate Mosse, author of Labyrinth. Ranging across 300 years, from the 16th century in Mosse’s beloved Languedoc to 19th century southern Africa, it contains hidden secrets, dangerous missions, love, betrayal and battle lines drawn in blood. Embark on a bold journey through history with Mosse today. Chaired by James Runcie.
Tickets: £12/£10, available online or call the box office on 0345 373 5888. Tickets go on sales 08.30am on 26 June
Web link: https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/kate-mosse-3-11958
More to be announced soon...
Other events with Kate Mosse
I AM HEATHCLIFF
Date: Thursday 27 July 2018
Venue: Brontë Parsonage Museum, Church Street, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD22 8DR
Description: I Am Heathcliff is a special commission for Emily Brontë’s bicentenary year, featuring sixteen short stories inspired by Wuthering Heights. These beautiful and arresting tales from some of the stars of modern fiction re-examine a character who lives in infamy as a tortured romantic hero – the unforgettable Heathcliff.
Kate Mosse, who has curated this collection, will be joined by fellow contributors Juno Dawson and Louise Doughty to read from the anthology and to launch the collection, and officially open the programme of events taking place on the weekend of Emily’s bicentenary.
Tickets: Tickets £12/£10 concessions and Brontë Society members (£5 for 16-25 year olds). Please book in advance at www.bronte.org.uk/whats-on or on 01535 640192
Web link: http://www.bronte.org.uk/bronte-200/events/622/i-am-heathcliff/624