City of words: further adventures

Course Dates: 03/02/22 - 17/03/22
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Location: Online
London luxuriates in literary references. We follow the footsteps of the authors, poets and playwrights, and some of their creations, as we walk a brand new neighbourhood each week, exploring the literary connections.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £79.00 Concession £44.00

Course Code: HLW104

Thu, day, 03 Feb - 17 Mar '22

Duration: 7 sessions (over 7 weeks)

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What is the course about?

London's literary heritage.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

This course is follows on from HLW99 City of words: London's literary landscape. However, it covers new areas of
London. Both continuing and new students are welcome.
Areas covered are:
Piccadilly & St James
The City - East
Holborn & Lincolns Inn
East End.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Identify key London literary figures and the buildings/areas associated with them .

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

An interest in London and literature.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?


Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Any of the other guided London walks starting in term 3. Details can be found on the City Lit website.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.