“A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change.
So let’s all choose to challenge.”
Stockbridge Library will host a Panel Discussion for International Women’s Day on 8 March at 6pm on their Facebook page.
Local author and poet Claire Askew will be in discussion with writers Stella Hervey Birrell, Helen Sedgwick and Theresa Muñoz. They will talking about this year’s International Women’s Day theme ‘Choose to Challenge’.
Claire Askew’s books include the poetry collection This changes things(Bloodaxe, 2016), the multi-award-winning novel All The Hidden Truths(Hodder, 2018), and the creative writing guide Novelista(John Murray, 2020), among others. She is a former Jessie Kesson Fellow and was Writer in Residence at the University of Edinburgh from 2017 to 2019. Her next book is the novelA Matter of Time, forthcoming from Hodder in September 2021.
Stella Hervey Birrell is an award-winning…
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