One of my favourite words in English is ‘misnomer’, which means an inaccurate name for something.Read More »
Most people would agree that we’ve come a long way in the fight for women’s rights. #IWDRead More »
In the age of social media, the line between our public and private selves has never been narrower.Read More »
One of the most interesting things about literature is what I like to call the ‘certainty of ambiguity’.Read More »
Here’s a starter for 10 – what is the point of literature?Read More »
Happy Christmas, all.Read More »
Romanticism is one of those terms that seem to mean everything and nothing at the same time.
Have you ever sat in an English class or read literary criticism – and wondered how some people manage to come up with creative – at times far-fetched – interpretations of poems and novels?
Of all the areas in literary analysis, writing about sound is probably one of the most challenging.