I give regular talks at various events. If you would like me to speak to your organisation please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you want free one-to-one advice on writing? I work as a Royal Literary Fund fellow at the British Library offering 50-minute free sessions to anyone with a reader's pass. Sessions are currently online. You can book a session here.
7 Sept: 7pm - I'm talking at Eltham Library, 2 Archery Road, London SE9 for the local launch of the paperback of Endell Street. Free. All welcome. Book by tel 020 8921 3452
19 Sept: 3 pm - I'm at Windsor festival talking about my book Endell Street. Book here.
6 Nov: I'm talking about Endell Street at Derby Book Festival. More details here.
Catch up talks
Talking to Dr Brandy Shillace about The Knife Man for her Peculiar Book Club. Catch up here.
Royal College of Physicians, talk on Endell Street Military Hospital. Catch up here.
FOLIO Sutton Coldfield, talk on How to Create the Perfect Wife. Sabrina Bicknell, the foundling who was trained to become the 'perfect wife' of poet Thomas Day and her Sutton Coldfield connections. Catch up here.
15 April: Virtual talk via Benjamin Franklin House Museum - On YouTube here
28 October: Q and A for Ben's Book Club at Benjamin Franklin House on my first book, The Knife Man, my biography of 18th-century surgeon John Hunter. Catch up here.
15-17 May - 4 pm – Chawton Lockdown Literary Festival – Talk on Endell Street Military Hospital followed by Twitter Q and A
21 May – 6.30-7.30pm - Zoom talk on Endell Street hosted by the Women’s Library at the LSE, co-hosted with Feminist Book Fortnight.
20 October: 7 pm - Raising Dr Dodd: John Hunter's Mission to Resurrect the King's Chaplain as part of London Month of the Dead.
29 October: 7pm - Salon for the City: London Women in Medicine: With Charlie Forman talking about the incredible women who have forged their path in medicine against all the odds - including the story of the women who ran Endell Street Military Hospital.
I am involved in running the Elthamread, an initiative aimed at encouraging people living in SE9 to read the same book each year in October and come together to talk about it. The Elthamread 2020 is The Dragon Lady by Louisa Treger.
More information at www.elthamread.co.uk