Who's Who

Hear from the best historical fiction authors, agents and publishers in the business!

This page will be updated as more guests and speakers are confirmed.

Click any name to find out more about that person.

Keynote Speakers

Julie CohenAuthor
Julie Cohen
(Image credit Stewart Smith Photography)

Emma Darwin
Author Emma Darwin (photo credit P Masclet)

Author Graeme Macrae Burnet (photo credit Willie Urquhart)

Speakers, panellists and workshop leaders

Finola AustinAuthor and Facebook adviser Finola Austin

Val Scully

Author Val Scully

Author and website designer Pauline Wiles

Anna BelfrageAuthor Anna Belfrage

Aidan Morrissey

Author and conference lead Aidan Morrissey

Agents, editors and publishing professionals

Charlotte Ledger

Charlotte Ledger
Publisher
(Harper Collins)

Chelsea Taylor

Chelsea Taylor
Head of Production (Troubador)

Rosie Lowe

Rosie Lowe
Assistant Production Manager (Troubador)

Jonathan White

Jonathan White
Sales and Marketing Manager (Troubador)

Kate Nash

Kate Nash
Agent (Kate Nash Literary Agency)

Historical Novel Society Chairman