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The Literature of World War One (2nd of 5)

  • Course Dates: Mon 10 November 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since.

After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front.

Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries
aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception)

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Mon 10 November 2014
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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John Cox taught English after graduating from Trinity College, Cambridge. Since retiring in 2010 as the assistant headteacher at Bishop Wordsworth School, he has given eight series of lectures at Sarum College
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17 November 2014, 24 November 2014 and 1 December 2014