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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


Because of the impact worldwide of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 International Summer Programmes have been replaced by the Virtual Summer Festival of Learning

This course is part of the .

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.

The Second World War gets a very varied fictional press, and this course examines sharply differing works, considering bitterness in Heller's Catch-22, comedy in Waugh's Sword of Honour, tragedy in Scott's A Division of the Spoils, epic in Maclean's HMS Ulysses, and politics in Price's The '44 Vintage.


Course dates

24 Jul 2017 to 04 Aug 2017

Course duration

2 week(s)

Apply by

10 Jul 2017

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

Course code