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Anne Sebba: Women in History
Sat 24 June 2017, 12:30 – 14:00 BST
An insight into the lives of ordinary women in 1940s Paris.
Anne Sebba is a biographer, historian and author of 11 books. Her latest is Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940’s, which has already been optioned for a TV multi-part series. It is a story about women’s lives during the dark years of Nazi occupation and beyond. Before that she wrote That Woman, a biography of Wallis Simpson which was an international bestseller. A former Reuters foreign correspondent, Anne is now a broadcaster and regularly appears on television talking about her books, mostly biographies. She is a former chair of Britain’s 9,000 strong Society of Authors and lectures to a variety of audiences in the US and UK.
Les Parisiennes by Anne Seba £9.99