C7 Alison Macleod on D.H. Lawrence
The Bath Festival 2022
Lady Chatterley’s Lover, once entitled Tenderness, was banned as obscenity on its publication in 1928. Alison MacLeod will explore, with Richard Owen, her novel, Tenderness, based around the creation of D.H. Lawrence’s ‘scandalous’ story, from the wet ink of its creation to its trials and surprising aftermath. A Book of the Year for The New York Times and The Spectator.