For bookclubs and teachers

In a bookclub? Teach a class on historical fiction or the 14th century?  Then invite Candace Robb to join your book club, class or library to discuss any one of the topics below.  Candace is available for in-person visits to locations local to Seattle and phone or Skype visits in the rest of the country!

Between her graduate work in medieval and Anglo-Saxon literature, the in-depth research she conducts for novels, and her experience as a writer, Candace is happy to speak on any of the topics below to your book group or class… or feel free to pose your own!  To invite Candace to your event, please send an email to robb dot campion at gmail dot com with the type of event, location and requested date/time.

Writerly topics:

– Any topic pertaining to a Candace Robb or Emma Campion novel
– The changing market for historical novels
– Historical novels: Mainstream fiction vs. mysteries
– The life of a writer (or this writer in particular!)
– What we learn from historical fiction that straight history cannot offer

14th century topics:candace reading
– Hawking
– Midwifry
– Medicine
– Why so many one-eyed soldiers
– York, England
– Plantagenet family gossip