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Newness in Defoe’s Tour

In the module, The Country and the City in History, we’ve been looking at the influence of Virgil’s Georgics in eighteenth-century literature, and the theme of change and decay came up fairly frequently in our discussions. Indeed, the ‘Preface’ to … Continue reading

05. November 2015 by s.gregg
Categories: Early Modern | 1 comment

Remnants of Early Modern London: a field trip

In this post, one of our students, Kerstin Grunwald-Hope, reflects on a recent field trip to London run by Dr Tracey Hill for the strand ‘Early Modern London’. After taking the train from Bath to London and then the tube … Continue reading

24. February 2015 by s.gregg
Categories: Early Modern, Field trips, London, Place | Leave a comment