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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

This course is part of the Literature Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

Over the course of this week we will read stories by Bowen, Pritchett, Carter and Gordimer which pose serious questions about the world around us. Can appearances be trusted? What goes on beneath the surface of a life? What shape is a 'short story', and what is it for?


Course dates

17 Jul 2017 to 21 Jul 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

26 Jun 2017

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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