Where Great Writers Gather: Treasures of the British Library

‘Where Great Writers Gather: Treasures of the British Library’ opens in Shanghai Library from 15 March to 15 April 2018. The exhibition features original drafts, correspondence and manuscripts by great writers including Charlotte Brontë, D H Lawrence, Percy Bysshe Shelley, T S Eliot and Charles Dickens, alongside Chinese translations, adaptations and responses to their works.

Introducing the iconic works of five great writers

Further reading

English Literature in China

The Chinese ‘adventure’ of the Brontë sisters

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Where Great Writers Gather: Treasures of the British Library

Shanghai Library | 2018/03/15 - 2018/04/15

Original manuscripts by five of the greatest writers in the English language will go on show in Shanghai for the first time in March 2018. ‘Where Great Writers Gather: Treasures of the British Library’ will feature drafts, correspondence and manuscripts by writers including Charlotte Brontë, D H Lawrence, Percy Bysshe Shelley, T S Eliot and Charles Dickens, alongside Chinese translations, adaptations and responses to their works.

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