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BARE: A screenplay
(Council Child Productions, 2017)
A short film script about a man's struggle to come to terms with his violent behaviour, and to rehabilitate after prison.
The Sporting Life of the City
(Liverpool University Press, 2017-05-18)
This chapter outlines the social history of sport in the city of Hull since the early 1800s, outlining how industrialisation led to the rise of mass-spectator sport and gave the city its unique sporting configuration.
The Rugby World in the Professional Era
An edited book in which the authors look at the history and culture of rugby union around the world since 1995, the year the sport turned professional.
Deus in Machina: The Modern Mythopoesis of Colossus: The Forbin Project
Based on an examination of the film Colossus: The Forbin Project, this study considers myth, cinema, and Science Fictions as three manifestations of a single human drive, namely the desire to interpret and understand our ...
Walking New Myths: Sally Wainwright’s Brontë Biopic
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-01-06)
Palais des Beaux Arts, Memory in the garrigue, Watching Birds in Time of War
(unarmed journal, 2017-01)
Three poems relating to fine art, memory and war, treated in a manner which is indirect.
Forgotten Short Fiction by Carmen Sylva and E. Nesbit: Everything in Moderation
(English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920, 2017-01)
This article focuses on the adult short fiction of Carmen Sylva (1843–1916) and Edith Nesbit (1858–1924). Reevaluating their work recovers an important but overlooked subgenre of the short story—moderate short fiction for ...
An unpublished letter to Lord Roberts, from Carmen Sylva
(Oxford Academic, 2017-01-24)
Transcript and discussion of a previously unpublished letter from Carmen Sylva to Lord Roberts
from Jamie’s Book of Ingenuity: an imagined life of James Watt, engineer 1736-1819
(Leafe Press: Litter (blog magazine), 2017-07-03)
Two poems from the early part of the extended sequence 'Jamie's Book of Ingenuity'. The first, 'How to rise', employs conflicting pieces of advice culled from obituaries, tribute, laudatory speeches, etc. The second poem, ...
Civilian defence activities during the first world war, a case study of Hinckley, Leicestershire
(The Local Historian, 2017-04)