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Drawing Suffragettes… with Mary and Bryan Talbot

To celebrate International Women’s Day we’re revisiting one of our favourite interviews – Mary and Bryan Talbot discuss how they wrote the story of Sally Heathcote and turned it in to a graphic novel.

Books mentioned:

This Is Just My Face, Try Not to Stare by Gabourey Sidibe

My Own Story (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) by Emmeline Pankhurst

Motherhood by Sheila Heti

Brit(ish), On Race, Identity and Belonging by Afua Hirsch

Sally Heathcote, Suffragette by Mary Talbot

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Mary Talbot, Kate Charlesworth, Bryan Talbot – Sally Heathcote Suffragette

Sally Heathcote: Suffragetteis a gripping inside story of the campaign for votes for women. A tale of loyalty, love and courage, set against a vividly realised backdrop of Edwardian Britain, it follows the fortunes of a maid-of-all-work swept up in the feminist militancy of the era.Sally Heathcote: Suffragetteis another stunning collaboration from Costa Award winners, Mary and Bryan Talbot. Teamed up with acclaimed illustrator Kate Charlesworth,Sally Heathcote’s lavish pages bring history to life.


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