A talk by Dr Gabrielle Malcolm about the enduring popularity of the hero or archetype based on research for her new book. So if you like Darcy, the Scarlet Pimpernel, vampires and superheroes this is for you.
Dr Gabrielle Malcolm is a freelance writer, scriptwriter and visiting lecturer at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Previously she was the Visiting Research Fellow in English with the ICVWW. The focus of her role was the development of the Mary Braddon Archive - about which she was blogging, publishing, and presenting. Gabrielle teaches and writes in Bath, and also works with the theatre company Moon On A Stick. Backed by Arts Council England, her first play The Power of The Inglewood was staged at The Blue Elephant Theatre, Camberwell, in December 2014. In 2015-16 they also took her The Little Match Girl play on tour.