Category Archives for Literary heritage
Lucy Summers, one of our MALLE students, gives her impression of a day-long field trip to Tintern Abbey, as part of our Research: Methods, Resources, Dissemination core module. On November 6th the MALLE students had the opportunity to visit Tintern Abbey in … Continue reading
A new exhibition at the Wordsworth Trust Museum, Grasmere, ‘Their colours and their forms: artists’ responses to Wordsworth’, opens on February 2nd and runs until 10th March. The exhibition will be a “multi-media exhibition, featuring the work of a number … Continue reading
In July staff and students of the MA in Literature, Landscape and Environment went to see the exhibition at the British Library, Writing Britain: Wastelands to Wonderlands. To say we were impressed would be an understatement, but I offer here … Continue reading
The Guardian and the British Library have each launched – independently – interactive digital maps of literary Britain: The British Library: Pin-a-tale is part of its Writing Britain exhibition. The Guardian: Best Bookshops and literary locations. Click and play!
Dale Salwak, in a piece for the Times Higher Education entitled ‘Windows on their Worlds’, reflects interestingly on the sense of place, particularly that peculiar amalgam of place, tourism, history, reading and the senses: the full experience of following in … Continue reading