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15 December 1942 Gertrud Kolmar writes of accepting her fate ‘Even though I don’t know it yet: I have affirmed... fb.me/30QQp2vQW
15 December 1943 Alun Lewis’s brother, a private, leaves Poona where he met with Alun. In a letter to his wife... fb.me/1re5rE2oI
15 December 1942 John Jarmain writes ‘Tobruk’ at Mersa Brega, Libya And now, Tobruk is now a name And sacked and... fb.me/BmVwbUVk
King’s College, London, Friday 15th September 2017 A one-day interdisciplinary workshop hosted at King’s College, London as part of the AHRCfunded Teaching and Learning War Research Network to explore young people’s engagement with and receptivity to the cultural memory messages of the two world wars from an international comparative perspective. We welcome abstract submissions from Continue Reading »
In this video Jon Stallworthy looks at what was significant about the First World War in marking such a major shift in war poetry. From Julian Grenfell to Wilfred Owen, he maps the change in attitudes to the horrors they witnessed.
Contributions from anyone with an interest in the war poets are welcome.
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