The dining room is one of our favourite rooms at the Brontë Parsonage Museum. It is the room where the Brontë sisters used to spend their nights writing, talking about their novels, walking all around that very table in search of new ideas and inspiration. You can still picture them today: Emily, Charlotte and Anne,… Continue reading Virtual Tour Of The Brontë Parsonage Museum- The Dining Room
Besides the Brontë sisters we also do love tv series so much. We watch them all, from Dawson’s Creek to Game of Thrones, from Orphan Black to The Big Bang Theory… You’ll never believe how many references to the Brontës we’ve found in tv series, sometimes we couldn’t believe it ourselves. Here are some examples.… Continue reading The Brontë sisters in TVshows- from Downton Abbey to Sons of Anarchy
On 19–21 August,, the latest Brontë Society biennial conference took place at the exclusive Midland Hotel in Manchester, where the bicentenary of Charlotte Brontë’s birth was celebrated. A small delegation of the Brontë Society in Italy took part in the event: the representative Maddalena de Leo, and professor Caterina Lerro. The title of these three… Continue reading BS Conference for Charlotte’s Bicentenary (19-21 August 2016)- by Maddalena De Leo
Just as promised, here’s another surprise for you readers! Many of you often say that you’re so curious about the Brontës, and you can’t wait to go and visit the places where they lived. Well in the meantime, welcome to our room again, and enjoy our new section inside the blog- once a month we’ll bring… Continue reading Virtual Tour Of The Brontë Parsonage Museum- The Entrance Hall And Mr. Brontë’s study
We already told you our latest trip to Haworth really was a special one. We learnt lots of new things about the Brontës, we met old and new friends, and we had the chance to interview Ann Dinsdale in person. She’s the Principal Curator at the Brontë Parsonage Museum, and you can read her interview here. After answering our questions, she also accepted to do something special for you readers of The Sisters’ Room– here’s a short video of her reading some lines from Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë.
Main Street, as you’ve never seen it before…
As always, everytime we get back to Haworth, the first place we want to see is the Brontë Parsonage Museum. Last August, during our visit, we had the chance to interview in person the Principal Curator of the Museum, Ann Dinsdale. She really is a charming person, so passionate, knowledgeable, and kind. Meet her through her words,… Continue reading Our Guest: Interview To Ann Dinsdale, Principal Curator at the Brontë Parsonage Museum