FREE EVENT: University Preview Day: Year 12 English Literature Gothic masterclass. Suitable for students studying AS English Literature who are thinking about studying it at degree level.
Full Event Details:
This event invites Year 12 students to study English Literature at university for a
day. We will look in detail at the atmospheric short story ‘Green Tea’, by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.
Research-active academics will guide:
• two mini-lectures, exploring context and biography, and Victorian medicine
• seminars, practising close-reading in small groups;
• a workshop, discussing the narrative frame;
• writing practice, planning an essay on Gothic literature.
Places are limited, and will be allocated according to a brief application form.http://www.reading.ac.uk/english-literature/Undergraduate/ell-ug-english-literature-information-for-teachers.aspx
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)