Online Conversazione ~ Christmas at Thompson Hall

Join us for a Christmas Zoom. We will be discussing one of Trollope’s best-loved Christmas stories, Christmas at Thompson Hall, as well as a number of his other Christmas stories. We will be meeting online using Zoom to discuss the stories on 6th December, the anniversary of the death of Anthony Trollope.

Joining a Zoom Meeting is easy

Please join the Zoom meeting at 8.00 pm (UK time). If you have not used Zoom before, simply click on the link below and follow the on-screen instructions.

Meeting ID: 811 5925 1295

Online Conversazione WhatsApp Group

If you would like to stay in touch with other Trollope readers as you read Christmas at Thompson Hall consider joining the Online Conversazione WhatsApp Group. For more details and to apply to join click here.

Christmas Stories

We will be discussing Trollope’s Christmas Stories, focussing on Christmas at Thomson Hall. Trollope wrote eight Christmas stories.
  • The Mistletoe Bough
  • Christmas at Thompson Hall
  • Christmas Day at Kirkby Cottage
  • The Two Heroines of Plumplington
  • The Widow’s Mite
  • The Two Generals
  • Catherine Carmichael of Three Years Running
  • Not If I Know It

We will also touch on the Christmas scenes from Orley Farm, Harry Heathcote of Gangoil and The Last Chronicle of Barset.

Christmas at Thompson Hall was first published in The Graphic, Christmas number, 1876.

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