Juliet Barker is an expert on the Brontes and her talk will concentrate on Branwell Bronte, whose 200th anniversary is this year.
Born in Yorkshire, Juliet Barker was educated at Bradford Girls' Grammar School and St Anne's College, Oxford, where she studied history.
Widely acclaimed for setting new standards of literary biography, she is also an expert on chivalry and the world authority on medieval English tournaments. Her books include The Brontës, Conquest and the bestselling Agincourt.
In 1999, she was one of the youngest ever recipients of an Honorary Doctorate of Letters, awarded by the University of Bradford, in recognition of her outstanding contribution to literary biography.
This event is being run partnership by Calderdale Libraries and the Friends of Rastrick Library.
For more information, see: Rastrick Library .
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