Author Archives: Luadhas

Lisa Hopkins – Jean de la Valette and Caterina Cornaro in Dunnett: important or not?

  Saturday 21 November, 17:00 (5pm) UK time (GMT) Lisa Hopkins (Sheffield Hallam University) explores the question of why Dorothy Dunnett backgrounded these two historically important characters. She’ll discuss their respective places in Dunnett’s two series, and their locations, Malta … Continue reading

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Bookmarks: the Lymond Chronicles

On sale now in our online shop! A set of six beautiful bookmarks designed by botanical artist Claudia Lane, each exquisite illustration accompanied on the reverse side by the quotation that inspired it from a book in The Lymond Chronicles. … Continue reading

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Russia: the Dorothy Dunnett Guide

Just published! Would you like to explore the Russia experienced by Francis Crawford of Lymond and Nicholas de Fleury in Dorothy Dunnett’s novels, The Ringed Castle and Caprice and Rondo? Russia: The Dorothy Dunnett Guide describes many of the locations … Continue reading

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International Dorothy Dunnett Day 2020

The tenth annual IDDD is on Saturday 14 November, 2020. This is certainly a year like no other in the history of our IDD Days, but Dunnett groups around the world are still marking their calendars and making plans! Virtually or … Continue reading

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Essex Day 2020 cancelled

Linda and Denise are sorry that Essex Day cannot go ahead as usual this year, but they may be able to arrange a slimmed down event for September, depending on the COVID-19 situation.

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