Charles Dickens the Literary Tourist
Friday 27th July 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
This talk will look at the man behind the books and explore Dickens’s connection with William Shakespeare and Sir Walter Scott. It will chart his interest in the two men before investigating his visits and reactions to the tourist sites associated with them in the 19th century. Presented by Emily Smith, PhD student at Royal Holloway, University of London.