WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN (CERT TBC) + INTRODUCTION
Date(s) - Wednesday, 15th May
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
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PRESENTED BY FIVE LEAVES BOOKSHOP IN ASSOCIATION WITH BROADWAY CINEMA
Venue: Broadway Cinema, Nottingham
A special screening for Feminist Book Fortnight.
A decade in the making, this film explores the remarkable life and legacy of the late feminist author Ursula K Le Guin.
Screening as part of Feminist Book Fortnight, the film tells the remarkable life story of writer Ursula K. Le Guin, who passed away in 2018 at the age of 88. Le Guin’s books defy gender norms, societal expectations and patriarchal gate keeping. A defiantly independent writer known for her science fiction and fantasy novels from the 1960s such as A Wizard of Earthsea and The Left Hand of Darkness. The screening will be introduced by Jane A. Adams, a crime writer who also acts as a literary mentor and Royal literary Fund Fellow. And Kathleen Bell who is Associate Professor of Creative Writing at De Montfort University, Leicester and has published both poetry and fiction. Both are long-term fans of Ursula K Le Guin’s work.
Director: Arwen Curry Country: US Year: 201 Duration: 68m Normal prices apply. Booking through Broadway.