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- Alice’s Adventures in Oxford
The life and works of Lewis Carroll (Charles L. Dodgson) and his career at Oxford.
- Exploring Jane Austen: From Myth to Mirth
Who was the real Jane Austen? This course's aim is to overturn the traditional portrait of the writer seen as conventional and genteel, and her writing accused of being overly simplistic and emotional through a close-reading analysis of her productions.
- The Modern American Novel: an introduction (Online)
Some of the most wonderful fiction in English is by American writers. In this course we shall study five key novels of the twentieth century – by Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Silko, Morrison and Roth.
- Ancestral Voices: the Earliest English Literature (Online)
This course will introduce participants to the range of Old English literature, from stirring tales of heroism, courage, and fellowship, to poignant elegies of love and loss; from passionately devout to earthily humorous.
- Jane Austen, Mansfield Park
Mansfield Park was the third of Jane Austen’s novels to be published, in 1814, and the first of her ‘Chawton’ novels. After 200 years it remains Austen’s most controversial novel.
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