Studying at Home? These English Literature Resources May Help

With many students around the world in a state of lockdown and having to learn at home during the coronavirus pandemic, here are some of our existing resources that might be of use to English students, especially those working through the A-Level curriculum. Podcasts Through Periods Browse our full listing of over 100 podcasts by... Continue Reading →

Take a Virtual Tour of Virginia Woolf’s London as Represented in her Novel, Night and Day

Take a virtual tour of Virginia Woolf's London, the scene of various romantic encounters between the characters of her 1919 novel, Night and Day. This Google Earth experience has been put together by Agnieszka Serdyńska, drawing on research in her article on Woolf's urban marriage plots in our Postgraduate English journal. It is a truth... Continue Reading →

Passing on Trauma in Life and Literature

When veteran BBC reporter Fergal Keane stepped down from his role due to Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, some were surprised by the 26-year lag between the causal traumatic experience of the Rwandan genocide, and his difficulties now, after an apparently successful career. But as Tia Byer explains, novels like Toni Morrison’s Beloved help us appreciate that... Continue Reading →

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