Lucinda Hawksley

Lucinda Hawksley


Lucinda Hawksley is an author & biographer who has written or contributed to more than 20 books.

Lucinda started her career in publishing as a book editor, before moving into magazines and online journalism; she is also an award-winning travel writer. Her titles include Lizzie Siddal, The Tragedy of a Pre-Raphaelite Supermodel; Katey: The Life & Loves of Dickens’s Artist Daughter; Charles Dickens: A Bicentenary Celebration (1812-2012); 50 British Artists You Should Know; March, Women, March: Voices of the Women’s Movement; The Mystery of Princess Louise: Queen Victoria’s Rebellious Daughter and (despite being pogonophobic) Moustaches, Whiskers & Beards, Facial Hair in Portraits. Lucinda is a regular lecturer at the National Portrait Gallery and a Patron of the Charles Dickens Museum in London. She has appeared on a number of TV and radio programmes.


Twitter: @lucindahawksley