Very Upset Brontë Society Member Quits After Lily Cole Appointed Creative Director

Very Upset Brontë Society Member Quits After Lily Cole Appointed Creative Director

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Exceptionally disgruntled ex-Brontë Society member Nick Holland announced his decision to resign from the society in a furious blog post in late December. Asking what Emily Brontë would think of the appointment of Lily Cole, whom he refers to as ‘a supermodel’ as creative director, Holland stated that it would be best for him to resign.   I can no longer continue to be a member of the Brontë Society whose leaders’ views are so opposed to my own. It’s best that I leave the society now, before they announce James Corden as the creative partner for 2019, a year in …