All Courses

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History

The Bourbon Restoration, 1814-30

The Bourbon Restoration, 1814-30

In this course, Dr Michael Rapport (University of Glasgow) explores the Bourbon Restoration, the period of French history between the defeat of Napoleon in 1814 and the July Revolution of 1830. The first module provides a basic introduction to what...

Dr Michael Rapport

Glasgow University

History

The Congress of Vienna, 1814-15

The Congress of Vienna, 1814-15

In this course, Dr Michael Rapport (University of Glasgow) explores the Congress of Vienna, the conference of ambassadors who met between November 1814 – June 1815 with the aim of providing a long-term peace plan for Europe. The course begins...

Dr Michael Rapport

Glasgow University

History

Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest, AD 878-1066

Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest, AD 878-1066

In this course, Dr Benjamin Pohl (University of Bristol) explores Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest. The course begins by considering where the Normans came from, focusing in particular on the Viking raids of the ninth and tenth centuries AD,...

Dr Benjamin Pohl

Bristol University

English Literature

Ibsen: A Doll's House

Ibsen: A Doll's House

In this course, Dr Sophie Duncan (University of Oxford) explores Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, which premiered at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen in December 1879. The course begins by introducing Ibsen's life and times, his inspiration for the plot...

Dr Sophie Duncan

Oxford University

English Literature

Achebe: Things Fall Apart

Achebe: Things Fall Apart

In this course, Professor Stephen Morton (University of Southampton) discusses Chinua Achebe's 1958 novel Things Fall Apart. The course begins by introducing the author himself and the publication on the novel, before moving on in the second module to think...

Prof. Stephen Morton

Southampton University

English Literature

Eliot: The Mill on the Floss

Eliot: The Mill on the Floss

In this course, Dr John Rignall (University of Warwick) explores George Eliot's 1860 novel, The Mill on the Floss. The course begins by thinking about George Eliot herself and the place of the novel in her career. In the second...

Dr John Rignall

Warwick University