Tag : Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Magic returns to York with Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

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Magic hasn’t been performed in England for over 300 years, but two magicians are about to change all that. BBC’s adaptation of Susanna Clarke’s novel Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell places the return of magic against the backdrop of the Napoleonic War and Regency society, with BBC’s trademark use of … Read More

Books | There’s more to Yorkshire’s Literature than the Brontës

4 years ago / 0 comments

When asked about Yorkshire literature, Wuthering Heights will most likely be the first book that comes to mind. However, the wild and rugged Yorkshire moors have inspired many authors to put pen to paper, and Cathy and Heathcliff aren’t the only fictional characters to have roamed the county. In the … Read More