The Living Mountain Conversations: Jenny Sturgeon talks to Charlotte Peacock
In Episode 4 of The Living Mountain Conversations, Jenny Sturgeon talks to Charlotte Peacock. They discuss the process of researching and writing a biography, the Scottish Renaissance, feminism in the early 20th Century and Nan Shepherd’s working and walking life.
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BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour
BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour: Jenni Murray talked to Charlotte Peacock about what inspired the writer, Nan Shepherd, on 14th December 2017.
Talk and signing on Wednesday 5th December 2018.
Talk and signing on Sunday 6th May 2018 at 12.30 pm.
In conversation with Alison Lumsden to explore the life and writing of Nan Shepherd, recently featured on the Scottish five pound note and a brilliant novelist, poet and nature writer, as well as also one of the first women to graduate from the University of Aberdeen. Charlotte Peacock’s Into the Mountain: A Biography of Nan Shepherd, which The Scotsman described as ‘an admirable work’ and ‘a necessary book’, was published in November 2017.
Book signing: 5.30pm, May Tent, King’s Lawn
Venue: Linklater Rooms
Friday 10th November
Waterstones, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
Thursday 9th November
Lunchtime: Waterstones, Perth
Toppings Bookshop, 7 Greyfriars Garden, St Andrews, KY16 9HG
Doors open at 7.40pm. Start time 8pm.
Tickets available here
Wednesday 8th November
Evening: Waterstones, 128 Princes St, West End, Edinburgh EH2 4AD. Charlotte Peacock will be talking to Erlend Clouston.
Tuesday 7th November
Lunchtime: Waterstones, 69, Eastgate Shopping Centre, Inverness IV2 3PR
Evening: Moira Forsyth will be talking to Charlotte Peacock about Into the Mountain at Grantown Museum in the Cairngorms National Park on the evening of 7th November. Tickets cost £5 and include wine and nibbles and are available from The Bookmark bookshop on Grantown’s High Street – pop in or call 01479 873433. The Bookmark, Grantown on Spey.
Read Chris Townsend‘s description of the event.
Monday 6th November
Evening: Waterstones, 3-7 Union Bridge, Aberdeen, AB11 6BG