Internationally bestselling local author, Kate Mosse, will be speaking about her latest novel, ‘The City of Tears’. This will be Kate’s home launch event for this second title in her epic historical adventure series which started with ‘The Burning Chambers’.
Kate Mosse is the author of eight novels & short story collections, including the multimillion-selling Languedoc Trilogy - 'Labyrinth', 'Sepulchre' and 'Citadel'. She has also written four works of non-fiction, the latest of which - 'An Extra Pair of Hands' - tells her moving and uplifting personal story of becoming a carer.
A champion of women's creativity, Kate is the Founder Director of the Women's Prize for Fiction and sits on the Executive Committee of Women of the World. She is the Founder of the global campaign - #WomanInHistory – launched in January 2021 to honour, celebrate and promote women’s achievements throughout history and from every corner of the world. She was awarded an OBE in 2013 for services to literature and women and was named Woman of the Year for her service to the arts in the Everywoman Awards.
Kate lives in Chichester and is Professor of Creative Writing & Contemporary Fiction at the university. She also hosts and chairs events for Chichester Festival Theatre and the National Theatre in London.
We are pleased to offer this event both in-person and online. Tickets to attend the live event, £10. Live stream online via Vimeo, £5. Tickets on sale via Chichester Box Office.
- Chichester Library / Chichester Cathedral