Hugh Cornwell in Bath

Tuesday 6th September 2011

  • Venue The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS
  • Doors open 7.45pm
  • Start time 8pm
Image of Hugh Cornwell

Hugh Cornwell was the lead singer and guitarist of the The Stranglers. In his new novel, botanical writer James Thornberry’s life is irrevocably changed when he meets up-and-coming artist, Katherine Gaunt. Falling madly in love with her, he begins to collect her paintings secretly and obsessively, until his relationship with them and with her merge into delusion, and the paintings take on a life of their own…