Catherine Czerkawska

A Proper Person to be Detained

County Buildings
Thu 3 Oct

Ayrshire-based novelist Catherine Czerkawska introduces her new non-fiction work, which details the murder of her great-great-uncle in Leeds on Christmas night 1881. The book explores how one terrible incident would affect the women of her family for generations and reveals the prejudice faced by 19thcentury Irish immigrants. [613]