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Essential Dickens: (part i) David Copperfield

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£260.00

Essential Dickens (part i): David Copperfield

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£260.00

Essential Dickens (part i): David Copperfield

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£260.00

Essential Dickens (part i): David Copperfield

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£260.00

Essential Dickens (part ii): Great Expectations

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£185.00

Essential Dickens (part ii): Great Expectations

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts […]

£185.00

Essential Dickens (part ii): Great Expectations

The livingroom Percy Road, London

It is in David Copperfield and Great Expectations that Dickens creates some of the characters and scenes that have transcended the novels themselves and attained mythic status: Magwitch’s first appearance in the graveyard, Miss Havisham’s decaying wedding cake, the odious Uriah Heep, the brutal Murdstone, the moodswings of Micawber. It is also in David Copperfield that Dickens confronts his most painful childhood […]

£260.00

The Woman in White

The Victorians couldn’t get enough of Wilkie Collins’s novel, The Woman in White. It sold out within weeks and inspired a sales mania: Woman in White bonnets and cloaks became the rage and Walter a fashionable name for baby boys. It’s not hard to explain the novel’s popularity: it’s a rollicking potboiler full of dramatic […]

£190.00

Moby Dick

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Awe inspiring in its density of allusion and encyclopaedic detail, Moby Dick is one of the greatest literary achievements of the nineteenth century. This course will guide you through the novel’s expansive seas, exploring its presentation of ambition and demagoguery through the infamous character of Captain Ahab; its more philosophical mediations on mysticism and fate; and […]

£299.00

Moby Dick

Zoom

Awe inspiring in its density of allusion and encyclopaedic detail, Moby Dick is one of the greatest literary achievements of the nineteenth century. This course will guide you through the novel’s expansive seas, exploring its presentation of ambition and demagoguery through the infamous character of Captain Ahab; its more philosophical mediations on mysticism and fate; and […]

£299.00

Brideshead Revisited

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In this course we explore one of the great elegiac novels of the mid-twentieth century, Brideshead Revisited. Waugh's novel tells the story of Charles Rider, an outsider 'adopted' by the wealthy Flyte family, and spellbound by their glamorous lifestyle, yet also exposed to unsuspected worlds of pain, conflict and loss. We will explore the ways […]

£299.00

Brideshead Revisited

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In this course we explore one of the great elegiac novels of the mid-twentieth century. In Brideshead Revisited, an outsider is adopted by a wealthy family and is spellbound by their glamorous lifestyle, yet also exposed to unsuspected worlds of pain, conflict and loss. We will explore the ways in which Waugh works within and […]

£299.00

Brideshead Revisited

Zoom

In this course we explore one of the great elegiac novels of the mid-twentieth century. In Brideshead Revisited, an outsider is adopted by a wealthy family and is spellbound by their glamorous lifestyle, yet also exposed to unsuspected worlds of pain, conflict and loss. We will explore the ways in which Waugh works within and […]

£299.00

Brideshead Revisited

Zoom

In this course we explore one of the great elegiac novels of the mid-twentieth century. In Brideshead Revisited, an outsider is adopted by a wealthy family and is spellbound by their glamorous lifestyle, yet also exposed to unsuspected worlds of pain, conflict and loss. We will explore the ways in which Waugh works within and […]

£299.00

Moby Dick

Zoom

Awe inspiring in its density of allusion and encyclopaedic detail, Moby Dick is one of the greatest literary achievements of the nineteenth century. This course will guide you through the novel’s expansive seas, exploring its presentation of ambition and demagoguery through the infamous character of Captain Ahab; its more philosophical mediations on mysticism and fate; and […]

£299.00

Moby Dick

Zoom

Awe inspiring in its density of allusion and encyclopaedic detail, Moby Dick is one of the greatest literary achievements of the nineteenth century. This course will guide you through the novel’s expansive seas, exploring its presentation of ambition and demagoguery through the infamous character of Captain Ahab; its more philosophical mediations on mysticism and fate; and […]

£299.00

Christmas Bite: The Company of Wolves

The livingroom Percy Road, London

Contrary to popular belief, fairy tales such as 'Little Red Riding Hood' originated as cautionary stories intended for adults and the worlds they created were dark, frightening and particularly cruel to young girls who strayed from the path of convention. In this one-off class we will explore the ways in which Angela Carter puts wolf […]

£65.00

Christmas Bite: Company of Wolves

The livingroom Percy Road, London

Contrary to popular belief, fairy tales such as 'Little Red Riding Hood' originated as cautionary stories intended for adults and the worlds they created were dark, frightening and particularly cruel to young girls who strayed from the path of convention. In this one-off class we will explore the ways in which Angela Carter puts wolf […]

£65.00

Christmas Bite: The Company of Wolves

The livingroom Percy Road, London

Contrary to popular belief, fairy tales such as 'Little Red Riding Hood' originated as cautionary stories intended for adults and the worlds they created were dark, frightening and particularly cruel to young girls who strayed from the path of convention. In this one-off class we will explore the ways in which Angela Carter puts wolf […]

£65.00

Christmas Bite: The Company of Wolves

The livingroom Percy Road, London

Contrary to popular belief, fairy tales such as 'Little Red Riding Hood' originated as cautionary stories intended for adults and the worlds they created were dark, frightening and particularly cruel to young girls who strayed from the path of convention. In this one-off class we will explore the ways in which Angela Carter puts wolf […]

£65.00