Women, Class and Writing the Past

Derby College Derby

Two historical thrillers by two celebrated writers who share their experiences of writing about fascinating women who exist beyond the bounds of respectability. Louise Hare's Miss Aldridge Regrets is a brilliant murder mystery set aboard the Queen Mary in 1936, combining music and glamour with a probing exploration of race, class and pre-WW2 politics. Lena Aldridge is …

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Lambeth Libraries Readers & Writers Festival

Brixton Library Brixton Oval, London

Miss Aldridge Regrets is the exquisite new novel from Louise Hare. A brilliant murder mystery that explores class, race and pre-WWII politics. Lena Aldridge is wondering if life has passed her by. The dazzling theatre career she hoped for hasn’t worked out. Instead, she’s stuck singing in a sticky-floored basement club in Soho and her …

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