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Laura Serrant Book Launch

9 May @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Laura Serrant Book Launch

‘Stories from my Mother’s House: Roots and Reminiscences from a 1970s Nottingham childhood’

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Join us for an unforgettable evening immersed in the captivating narratives of Professor Laura Serrant, OBE’s latest book, “Stories from My Mother’s House.”

Her book focusses on living and growing up in Nottingham during the 1970s to 1980s on the ‘New’ council estates following the ‘slum clearance’ from the Meadows. This event promises an enriching experience where stories come to life and connections are made.

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to connect with one of the most influential voices in leadership development and inclusive practice. Whether you’re a long-time admirer of Professor Laura Serrant OBE’s work or a newcomer eager to discover the magic of her storytelling, this event promises to be a truly unforgettable experience.

Mark your calendars and join us for an evening of inspiration, reflection, and celebration as we journey through the evocative landscapes of ‘Stories from My Mother’s House’.

What to expect from the evening:

Author Reading

Professor Laura Serrant OBE brings humour, reflective comments and personal insights as she shares her life stories, transporting you to the heart of her mother’s house, where every corner holds a treasure trove of memories.

Insightful Commentary

Gain deeper insights into the themes and inspirations behind the stories as Professor Serrant shares her personal reflections and anecdotes, offering a unique perspective on family, community heritage, belonging and the human experience.

Q&A Session

Engage directly with Professor Serrant in an interactive Q&A session, where you’ll have the opportunity to delve deeper into the stories, ask burning questions, and uncover the layers of meaning woven into each narrative.

Book Signing

Commemorate this special occasion by getting your copy of ‘Stories from My Mother’s House’, personally signed by Professor Laura Serrant OBE. Take home a cherished memento and treasure the memories shared during this memorable event.


Nottingham Central Library
1 Carrington Street
Nottingham, NG1 7FH Nottingham
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