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Institute of Continuing Education

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.

Representations of British rule in India vary widely, and are sharply contested. Taking the four greatest novels to depict the Raj, this course asks how good they really are, how historically accurate they are, what kinds of bias they display, and what judgements of imperialism they offer.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

09 Jul 2018

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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