Julia Gray & Timandra Harkness:On the rADAr
21 November 2020
Orleans House Gallery
Join author Julia Gray as she interviews writer, presenter and comedian Timandra Harkness for her podcast series, On the rADAr, which features interviews with prominent women in science to coincide with the release of Julia Gray’s latest novel, I,Ada.
I, Ada is a witty and poignant portrayal of the life of Ada Lovelace, the 19th century mathematician who is hailed as the world’s first computer programmer: Ada Byron is rich and clever, but she longs to be free to explore all the amazing ideas that come to her imagination, like flying mechanical horses and stories inspired by her travels. Then Ada meets a man whose invention might just change the world – and he needs her visionary brilliance to bring it to life.
Julia Gray is a writer and musician. Her debut novel The Otherlife was published in 2016, followed by Little Liar in 2018.
Timandra Harkness is a writer & broadcaster. Her book Big Data, Does Size Matter was published in 2016.
Running time: 40 minutes
Suitable for ages 12 +