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An Evening with Philip Pullman

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Northern Lights, join the award-winning author Philip Pullman in conversation with people who have been influential in bringing the His Dark Materials trilogy to page and screen.

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Friday 6th November, 2020 @ 6:30 pm

  • All the Family
  • In Conversation
  • Online event

10-26

About the Event

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Northern Lights, join the award-winning author Philip Pullman in conversation with people who have been influential in bringing the His Dark Materials trilogy to page and screen – plus readings from the books by actors from the acclaimed BBC/HBO series (actors’ names to be revealed soon).

Philip will be joined by Chris Wormell (illustrator of the new Northern Lights Illustrated Edition), Jane Tranter (co-founder of Bad Wolf and Executive Producer of His Dark Materials for BBC/HBO) and David Fickling (publisher of Philip Pullman for over 25 years).

Expect Philip to reveal secrets behind the landmark trilogy as well as an exclusive look at the creation of the new illustrations and footage from season two of His Dark Materials.

First published in 1995, and acclaimed as a modern masterpiece, Northern Lights has been fully-illustrated in colour by Chris Wormell for the 25th anniversary (published by Scholastic).

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” Philip Pullman

In association with Waterstones, the ‘book and ticket’ package includes a unique ticket for the live stream, and a copy of the first-ever illustrated Northern Lights by Chris Wormell, worth £30. Please note, the offer is only available in the UK.

The standard ‘ticket’ package consists of a unique ticket for the live stream only. The event will initially be broadcast on 6 November at 18:30 UK time. It will be available to view up to 48 hours after the event has ended and can be accessed Worldwide.

If you have any questions please email faneonline@fane.co.uk

About the Book

Northern Lights
Northern Lights

Philip Pullman

Publisher:Scholastic

Publication date:3 Mar 2011

ISBN:9781407130224

Lyra Belacqua and her animal daemon live half-wild and carefree among scholars of Jordan College, Oxford. The destiny that awaits her will take her to the frozen lands of the Arctic, where witch-clans reign and ice-bears fight. Her extraordinary journey will have immeasurable consequences far beyond her own world...