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The Story of Paradise Lost

“Paradise Lost is an epic poem written by English author, John Milton. It is a poem of vast scale and deep thought and depth.  To listen or read it, it takes a lot of time to comprehend it all and try to understand what exactly is going on. 644 more words

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Recent Reads: "Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell" by Susanna Clarke

I’ve decided to go back to doing individual Recent Reads, rather than lumping them together into periodic installments. So, without further ado…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell… 657 more words

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The Life of William Shakespeare.

For module 4 of British Literature we read and studied the play of “King Lear” by William Shakespeare . My writing assignment for this book was to write a short biography about it’s author.~Anna… 502 more words

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Author Interview: Jono Boyle

In case you can’t tell from the spelling in the following interview, author and poet Jono Boyle is British. Actually, he refuses to identify as either English or Irish and says he hates Britain and its colonial past. 2,419 more words


Who Was Geoffry Chaucer?

My assignment this week was to write an authors profile about Geoffry Chaucer, the author of “The Canterbury Tales” as that is the book that I am now currently studying.~Anna… 372 more words

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