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Institute of Continuing Education


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

In the 1990s, Young Adult fantasy blossomed into a major and mainstream genre. This course looks at Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy, J K Rowling's Harry Potter series, and Garth Nix's Old Kingdom trilogy, asking about their deeper concerns, and why and how they became such iconic works, defining a generation.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 03 Aug 2018

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

09 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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