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Because of the impact worldwide of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 International Summer Programmes have been replaced by the Virtual Summer Festival of Learning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

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.

“Is there any cause in nature that makes these hard hearts?” (King Lear, Act 3)

This stark tragedy asks, is the world morally comprehensible? Can justice be found or made in it, or will there only ever be "the pelting of this pitiless storm"? But what then to make of our human longing for justice — is it a saving trait, or one that makes fools of us all


Course dates

19 Jul 2020 to 25 Jul 2020

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

06 Jul 2020

Course director

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


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits


Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code