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- Milton`s Paradise Lost
Milton's Paradise Lost is a beautiful and challenging poem, Milton uses the story of Adam and Eve and rebel-angel, Satan to explore the nature of Man and God, to argue on politics, and to celebrate his insight into human love, all with poetic vision.
- Jane Austen’s People in their Places: ‘Northanger Abbey’ and ‘Mansfield Park’
Does place matter? Austen names two of her novels after locations. This course will examine the significance of location in her novels, but will also consider 'place' in the sense of how her characters are placed in relation to their society.
- Trollope, Eliot, Dickens and Hardy: Reading Victorian Fiction (Online)
Madness, hilarity, doubt and devotion are just some of the many aspects of life explored in the huge wealth of Victorian fiction. This course makes the great creative energy present in 19th-century writers accessible through reading a mixture of novels.
- Nineteenth Century European Literature (Online)
This course is for anyone who is interested in nineteenth-century literature and society, and will also appeal to anyone who would like to gain a greater sense of how literature transformed throughout the nineteenth century.
- Utopias and Dystopias in English Literature
Through seminar discussions we will address the origins of the Utopian genre, its developments in the 20th century and the degree to which the genre is a means of commenting upon the present as much as it is a way of speculating about the future.
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