Double Book Launch: His Own Man & Imagining Robert Reschid

Front covers of the two books being launched at the event

Past event

His Own Man is the historical biography of Robert Stanley, a respectable northern working-class Victorian man who converted to Islam. His family kept his Muslim identity a secret however, for nearly a century…

The ‘sister’ book, Imagining Robert Reschid, is a work of creative fiction using plays, scripts and monologues. Both books were written by Robert’s great, great, great granddaughter Christina Longden, who will be at the launch to talk about her work.

Location: Performance Space, Manchester Central Library

When: Thurs, 26 Sept 2019, 18:00-19:30


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