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Glory's Demise

Examining Wilfred Owen’s Deconstruction of Glory in “Dulce Et Decorum Est”

As Europe went to war in the early 20th century, it was excited by the prospect of glory. 1,778 more words

History

Wilfred Owen

Wilfred Owen was an English poet and soldier. After school he became a teaching assistant and in 1913 went to France for two years to work as a language tutor. 220 more words

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Edinburgh Fringe 2014 Review: 300 to 1

Image: Alixroth/Flickr

16 August 2014, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh

This play should never work. A fifteen year old boy enacts the film ‘300’ to Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon? 108 more words

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Dulce et Decorum est

“Dulce et Decorum est” was a poem written by Wilfred Owen between 1917 and 1918. Owen was a soldier during the first world war, also known as the great war. 389 more words

Opinion

A Short Analysis of Wilfred Owen's 'Anthem for Doomed Youth'

A summary of a canonical war poem

‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’ is probably, after ‘Dulce et Decorum Est’, Wilfred Owen’s best-known poem. But like many well-known poems, it’s possible that we know it so well that we hardly… 924 more words

Literature

Edinburgh Napier's War Poets Collection

Catherine Walker, curator of Edinburgh Napier’s War Poets Collection, introduces the refreshed space and some of its new additions.

  

When Edinburgh Napier purchased the former Craiglockhart College of Education in 1986, it acquired a piece of history. 590 more words

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