WOLF HALL Author Hilary Mantel Set for NYC Discussion, Signing
On Monday, June 8th,"Wolf Hall" author Hilary Mantel will be leading a discussion and book signing at 7:00pm at the Union Square Barnes & Noble (33 East 17th Street). For more information, click here.
Mantel's books "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies" have recently been adapted to a television mini-series, and a Tony-nominated play.
Hilary Mantel is the author of nine previous novels, including A Change of Climate, A Place of Greater Safety, and Eight Months on Ghazzah Street. She has also written a memoir, Giving Up the Ghost. Winner of the Hawthornden Prize, she reviews for The New York Times, The New York Review of Books, and the London Review of Books. She lives in England.
WOLF HALL: PARTS I & II is set in 1527 Tudor England, in the volatile court of King Henry VIII comes a gripping story of power, intrigue and persuasion. Performed in repertory, Wolf Hall: Parts I and II are based on the two best-selling novels by two-time Man Booker Prize winner Dame Hilary Mantel. The plays sold out at Stratford-upon-Avon and their London transfer received critical raves, broke box office records and triumphed as the West End's biggest hit plays. The original London production is currently nominated for Olivier Awards for Best New Play, Best Director (Herrin), Best Supporting Actor (Parker), Best Costume Design (Oram), and Best Lighting Design (Constable and Plater). Wolf Hall: Parts 1 and 2 are currently in previews.