Events

Unsung Heroines of History - 2019 WPFF Baileys Book Bar

Friday 3rd May 18:30 - 21:00 at London - Tottenham Court Road


Unsung Heroines of History

Hosted by Kate Mosse with Kate Williams, Olivette Otele and Bettany Hughes

To round off the week of events, join bestselling author and Women’s Prize for Fiction Founder Director Kate Mosse and a panel of brilliant female historians as they discuss inspirational women from history, including those who have been unjustly written out of the narrative. Kate is joined by Women Prize for Fiction’s 2019 Chair of Judges, author and broadcaster Professor Kate Williams, specialist in European colonial and post-colonial History Professor Olivette Otele and author, broadcaster and Classicist Bettany Hughes.

Tickets are £10, and include a Baileys serve from the Baileys Book Bar. Alcohol-free drinks are also available.

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The WPFF Baileys Book Bar 2019 at Watertones TCR features some of the UK's most inspirational women and brilliant novelists. Taking place over four fantastic nights from Tue April 30th, the Book Bar events will both mark the announcement of the shortlist for the 2019 Womens Prize for Fiction, announced on Mon April 29th, and celebrate the very best writing by women. TCR's basement will be transformed into a literary haven, honouring women’s voices and combining the treat for the mind that is reading with the deliciously indulgent Baileys!

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