Some of our students have just completed their Literature of the Modern Period exams. To celebrate, here’s a #READAtHome postcard from Professor Simon J. James, scholar of (among other things) H.G. Wells, and owner of a rather beautiful cat.
This is part of a series of snapshots into the home offices and working lives of our English Studies staff and students, bringing everyone closer even as we try to work remotely during the period of Covid-19 lockdown. Read more about the series, including an important appreciation that ‘work’ and ‘home’ mean different things to different people at this challenging time.
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