Rudyard Kipling: The Female of the Species

Jonathan Jones

South East
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Paid: £60 (which includes travel for talks within a 50 mile radius of Farnham, Surrey)
15th March 2019
Women | Literature | Poetry

How did Rudyard Kipling depict women in his prose and poetry? How was he influenced by the actual women in his life?

Interspersed with dramatic readings of his poetry, which will include some of the following:-

The Female of the Species The Ladies My Rival The Betrothed Dirge of Dead Sisters For the Women Helen All Alone I Keep Six Honest Serving Men Jane's Marriage Lady Geraldine's Hardship The Married Man Mary, Pity Women! Mother o'Mine The Widow at Windsor The Sergeant's Weddin' The Vampire Delilah A Code of Morals

Surrey, Hampshire, West Sussex and South Berkshire

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About Jonathan Jones

I took early retirement in 2010, having previously spent a career in IT, Quality Assurance and Process Improvement, latterly with Vodafone UK at their headquarters in Newbury, Berkshire. I have subsequently taken up a second career as a public speaker/performer, and have now delivered over 800 talks/performances.

My talks are predominantly based on literary figures and topics.

I am willing to give talks/performances to groups in Surrey, Hampshire, West Sussex and South Berkshire.

I am now able to give my talks/performances on-line via Zoom.

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