We run a bi-monthly Twitter book club – #DeadGoodLit – celebrating a selection of our favourite titles from the expansive stable of books belonging to our various literary estates.
Dead Good Lit Book Club will introduce one book every two months and will take place on Twitter from January 2020. The next book choice is Walter de la Mare's Memoirs of a Midget, to be discussed on Monday 30 March 2020 between 12-1pm.
#DeadGoodLit selections and dates for the rest of the year are:
- The Weather in the Streets by Rosamond Lehmann – Monday 27 January (8-9pm)
- Memoirs of a Midget by Walter de la Mare – Monday 30 March (12-1pm)
- What Not by Rose Macaulay – Tuesday 26 May (12-1pm)
- Maurice by E M Forster – Monday 27 July (12-1pm)
(Break for summer)
- Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw – Monday 28 September (12-1pm)
- Eustace and Hilda by L P Hartley – Monday 30 November (12-1pm)
How it works
To take part, simply join in the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #DeadGoodLit. We’ll tweet topics, questions and key themes from our account @Soc_of_Authors – all you need to do to get involved is to tweet your thoughts!
If you want to get involved but you’re not on Twitter, click here to follow these simple steps to set up a Twitter account.
Any questions? Drop us an email.