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Spotlight on... James Joyce and Dubliners

08/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Though their life was modest, they believed in eating well. Dubliners (Arabia) by James Joyce   James Joyce was born in 1882 in Dublin. He is best...

Culture: Bloomsday

08/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Bloomsday is a celebration of the life and works of James Joyce which takes place every year on June  in Dublin and cities around the world. The day is...

Geography: Famous English teachers

08/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Now lots of children study English at school as a second language and many adults attend courses either at work or in the evenings to improve their language...

Cinema: The Dead (1987)

08/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
The Dead is the last story in James Joyce’s Dubliners and was made into a film in 1987 by Irish director John Huston. It was the last film he made before...

Spotlight on... Oscar Wilde

03/01/2018 by Victoria Heward
“I can resist everything except temptation.” Lady Windermere’s Fan by Oscar Wilde   The Irish playwright, novelist, poet, and critic,...

History: Dandyism and fashion

03/01/2018 by Victoria Heward
The words ‘dandy’ and ‘dandyism’ were first used to describe a man who loved fashion and was particularly interested in his physical appearance....