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What kinds of freedom are worth fighting for? Should people be free to do things that others consider wrong or evil? In a time of revolutionary war, these were questions of life or death for Milton and his society. In his great poem Paradise Lost he aims to send a timeless message to posterity concerning the true nature and importance of freedom.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

09 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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