Summer Solstice at Jodrell Bank: An Evening With Sarah Perry

  • DATE

    21 June 2024

  • TIME

    6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome



Celebrate the Summer Solstice with an evening discussing Enlightenment, the spell-binding new novel from renowned author, Sarah Perry.

“Enlightenment is a complete masterwork…With its intersections of faith, physics, love and wisdom, I imagine we will be quoting lines from the novel for years to come” – Sarah Hall

The newest story from award-winning novelist Sarah Perry, Enlightenment weaves a web of entangled relationships and emotion, its characters trapped within the conflict between faith and fact blazes in a small town in Essex. Traversing some of the biggest questions on an intimate and captivating level, Enlightenment will stay with you long after closing the final page.

Join us for an intimate evening at Jodrell Bank to celebrate this incredible new novel, including a reading and Q&A session with the author.

Explore the rest of the Summer Solstice day programme here, and pick up tickets for a day of panels, workshops and events in celebration of Alan Garner, one of the UK’s most prolific writers: