THE WORLD THROUGH LITERATURE
Literature is the silent witness to our society, its past, present and future. Each week a different tutor selects a piece of literature from across the genres to interpret and provoke the imagination through stimulating presentation and class discussion.
A reading list will be sent on enrolment or can be downloaded from here:
Course code: 04 118 Thursday 10.00/12.00 7 weeks Starts: 15 October 2020 Fees: £56/£49
Course code: 04 218 Thursday 10.00/12.00 7 weeks Starts: 4 February 2021 Fees: £56/£49
UNCOVERING THE CLASSICS
In a short 3-week course, Eric will explore the life, the times and the works of 3 very different classical writers:
- Daniel Defoe and Robinson Crusoe
- Walter Scott and The Heart of Midlothian
- Charles Dickens and Hard Times
Course Code: 04 110 Tuesday 10.00/12.00 3 weeks Starts: 17 November 2020 Fees: £24/£21
UNCOVERING MORE CLASSICS
This short 3 week course will explore the life, the times and the works of three very different classical writers:
- Harriet Beecher Stow and Uncle Tom’s Cabin
- Emile Zola and The Debacle
- George Orwell and 1984
Course Code: 04 210 Tuesday 10.00/12.00 3 weeks Starts: 9 March 2021 Fees: £24/£21
THE BOOK OF REVELATIONS – THE ANTICHRIST
The Antichrist appears in a number of passages in the New Testament. This enigmatic opposite and ultimate enemy of Jesus Christ isn’t named in the Book of Revelations but is adumbrated in Chapter xiii as the figure coming out of the earth.
- Participants are asked to bring a copy of the Bible.
Course code: 04 306 Tuesday 2.00/4.00 5 weeks Starts: 13 April 2021 Fees: £40/£35