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Introduction, The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century British and Irish Women's Poetry
(Cambridge University Press, 2010)
The Introduction surveys the developments in publishing and criticism then sets a vision for the book. The chapters that follow address gender without reducing women's poetry to simply a gendered artefact. Posts to be ...
George Geary: One of the Most Widely Travelled Cricketers of His Time
(Leicester's Sporting Heroes, 2011-02)
George Geary, a Leicestershire County Cricket Club all-rounder was one of the most widely travelled cricketers of his day. He went on to coach at Charterhouse, including among other people, the future England captain Peter ...
(Council Child Productions/Anderson Shelter Productions, 2016)
Margie loves her garden; both the legal one, outside, and the one inside where she grows a different kind of crop. Her grandson Niall comes around regularly to take away the dried out crop and sell it on to friends. Neighbour ...
Send Her Victorious: A Historiography of British Women Olympians 1896-2012
(British Library, 2010-09-01)
This article gives an overview of the history of women Olympians 1900-2012.
(Council Child Productions/Anderson Shelter Productions, 2015-03)
Starcross is a story of doomed love in the 21st Century. When CONOR meets HOLLIE, they fall for each other. They feel like they’ve known each other forever. But there’s a massive reason why their love can never happen.
What the Snorgh Taught me about Emmanuel Levinas
(Interdisciplinary Humanities Spring Issue 2012: Children's Literature, 2012-05)
When thinking about the relationship between philosophy and children’s literature, it is often assumed that philosophy should have the last word. In this view, if children’s literature has any philosophical interest at ...
Learning to Speak Softly: The Autobiography of Roberta Cowell
The presentation uses the autobiography of motor racing driver Robert Cowell who became one of the first high profile cases of transgender identity in British sport history: hence its the title Roberta Cowell, Her Story ...
The Philosophy Book
(Dorling Kindersley, 2011)
Two chapters on The Modern World and Contemporary Philosophy (everything from Nietzsche to Žižek) written for those new to philosophy.
Levinas, Storytelling and Anti-storytelling
(Bloomsbury Academic, 2013-02)
The telling of tales is always a troubling business, and the way in which we tell stories about ourselves and about others always involves a degree of ethical risk. Levinas, Storytelling and Anti-Storytelling explores the ...