Artemis Cooper is an English writer, biographer and editor. She has written about some of the most fascinating people of the past century. Her books include: Cairo at War 1939-1945, Writing at the Kitchen Table: The Authorized Biography of Elizabeth David, and Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure. Her most recent biography, Elizabeth Jane Howard: A Dangerous Innocence, is an insightful analysis of Elizabeth Jane Howard’s life and relationships, culminating with her painful marriage to Kingsley Amis. Other works include Paris After the Liberation 1945-1949, co-written with her husband Antony Beevor.
Artemis Cooper talks to Edmund White about her biographies of Elizabeth David, Patrick Leigh Fermor and Elizabeth Jane Howard. 2PM, June 11th The Chapel, Borris House Talk included in Weekend and Day Ticket. Option to purchase individually below. *Please Note that The Chapel is not wheelchair accessible.