March 16, 2021
About this Event which will be in English
Madrid is a vibrant, incredibly energetic city, with a rich cultural and literary heritage, yet it remains an enigma to many visitors.This talk will give a taster of the city’s history, the quintessential and the quirky, highlighting some well-known sights and introducing hidden gems that make Madrid such a unique and fascinating destination.This illustrated talk is based on Madrid – Midnight City, which Helen has co-authored with Jules Stewart.
Helen Crisp is a writer and editor in the healthcare field. She has been exploring the hidden corners and backstreets, and the little-known shops, galleries and museums of Madrid for more than 25 years.
Jules Stewart is a journalist and author of many books including Madrid: The History (2011) and Madrid: A Literary Guide for Travellers (2018).
Online event, in English
Tuesday 16th March 2021 at 19:00-20:30 UK Time
Dame Denise Holt
Dame Mary Marsh
Lady Mª Belén Parker
Mrs Mercedes Sutherland
Duke of Wellington
Sir Stephen Wright
Carmen & Scott Young