Video Lesson n. 3 on The Tudor Dinasty – Edward VII and Mary I

In this third video lesson on The Tudor Dinasty I outline how King Henry VIII, after the schism with the Catholic Church, succeeded in securing the Tudor dinasty and briefly … Continue reading Video Lesson n. 3 on The Tudor Dinasty – Edward VII and Mary I

Video Lesson n. 1 on The Tudor Dinasty – Henry VII

This is the first of a series of short video lessons dedicated to The Tudor Dinasty. I strongly recommend you study attentively the notes on this chapter regarding the Hundred … Continue reading Video Lesson n. 1 on The Tudor Dinasty – Henry VII

Excerpt from “A Passage to India” (1924), E. M. Forster

“Do kindly tell us who these ladies are,” asked Mrs Moore. “You’re superior to them, anyway. Don’t forget that. You’re superior to everyone in India except one of two of … Continue reading Excerpt from “A Passage to India” (1924), E. M. Forster

Comparing Joyce’s and Woolf’s stream of consciouness writing techniques

Before tackling the comparative reading of the two excerpts, published below, a brief introduction to both. Ulysses, is James Joyce‘s most renowned novel. The entire narration takes place in a single … Continue reading Comparing Joyce’s and Woolf’s stream of consciouness writing techniques