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Project 2: follow up

Once again, here are some examples (from previous writers in the class) of elements that we focused on in developing the second writing project, particularly in focusing on the forwarding of a literary text and the close reading its implications/complications as a way to support and extend your argument. 1,014 more words

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Thomas Love Peacock Was Born on This Date

Novelist Thomas Love Peacock was born on this date in 1785. He satirized his famous friends Percy Bysshe Shelley, Lord Byron, and Samuel Taylor Coleridge in Nightmare Abbey. 


History & Horrors: a Boscombe Journey

‘History & Horrors: a Boscombe Journey’ is a guided walk with Hattie Miles. It will take you around the Boscombe precinct area to discover some of its past and hidden secrets. 105 more words


The Mask of Anarchy_Percy B. Shelley

As I lay asleep in Italy

There came a voice from over the Sea,

And with great power it forth led me

To walk in the visions of Poesy. 2,180 more words


Suits, Poetry and Megaphones; My Experience with Shelley at #TakeBackBrum 2016

In previous posts and articles I have described some of the ways in which the works of the great philosopher and poet Percy Bysshe Shelley have stood the test of time. 1,020 more words

Shelley Sunday: 'When The Lamp Is Shattered'

When The Lamp Is Shattered
by Percy B. Shelley

  When the lamp is shattered
The light in the dust lies dead—
  When the cloud is scattered
The rainbow’s glory is shed. 170 more words