City of words: further adventures

Course Dates: 09/01/20 - 20/02/20
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Location: OS - Off Site
Eleanor Jackson

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.

London guide: Eleanor Jackson. First meeting point (10/1/19) at Green Park tube station, street level, Piccadilly South side.

London guide: Eleanor Jackson.


What is the course about?

London's literary heritage.

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. An ability to walk for 2 hours at a gentle pace.

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

By guided walks.

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

No. Comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for London's variable weather.

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

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

Tutor Biographies
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.

Book your place

Course Code: HLW104

Thu, day, 09 Jan - 20 Feb '20

Duration: 7 sessions (over 7 weeks)

Full fee: £129.00
Senior fee: £103.00
Concession: £57.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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