Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Testament of Cresseid: Classics Club notes (book 31)

A long, long time ago I read both Chaucer’s narrative poem and Shakespeare’s play of Troilus and Cressida and now I remember very little of either; but my remaining impression is that they were ambiguous about Cressida’s betrayal of Troilus, portraying it as a … Continue reading

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EVENT: York International Women’s Festival, 10 March (Read Regional)

I’m very pleased to be reading once more with the excellent short story writer Carys Davies, this time for Read Regional, as part of the York International Women’s Festival 2016. Carys will be reading from her prize-winning collection The Redemption of … Continue reading

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