- Russian Literature in the Golden AgeCourse start date: Mon 10 Jan 2022
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore and discuss the work of key writers from 19th century Russian literature, including Chekhov's "Lady with Lapdog", Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich", Dostoevsky's "Notes from the Underground" and Turgenev's "Fathers and Sons".
This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City LitFull fee £199.00 Senior fee £159.00 Concession £121.00
- Borderlines of Madness in 19th century fictionCourse start date: Mon 17 Jan 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: OnlineThe late 19th/early 20th century was a tumultuous time in London, and many fiction writers sought a new way to explore the themes of poverty, social injustice, gender and ethnicity in the capital. We will explore each author’s approach to the subject matter, and travel in fiction to many vividly realised London locations, ranging from Lambeth to Soho, Whitechapel to Seven Dials, Shoreditch to Shadwell, identifying innovations in narrative style and literary genre.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £99.00 Concession £60.00
- What's the Big Idea?: classic and contemporary short storiesCourse start date: Mon 14 Feb 2022
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetRead and discuss celebrated short stories – discuss and explore what we understand might be the
writers’ intentions, and what it means for us as readers – which can be quite different. Join us in sharing feelings
about, and reactions to, a selection of classic and contemporary short stories and how they withstand the shifting context of readers, and time.
This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City LitFull fee £129.00 Senior fee £103.00 Concession £79.00
- Ulysses Sampler: the first four chaptersCourse start date: Mon 13 Jun 2022
Location on this date: OnlineTo meet the challenge of reading Joyce, this study will offer strategies and engage the first four chapters of Ulysses to inspire both the new reader of Joyce and those revisiting his passionate experimentation.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £89.00 Senior fee £71.00 Concession £54.00
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