Kustodiev_Zamyatin

Undergraduate Dissertation — Entropy vs. Energy: the Subjective Symbol in Yevgeny Zamyatin’s ‘Islanders’ and ‘We’

  Introduction:   In June 1931, Yevgeny Zamyatin wrote to Stalin asking for the commutation of his death sentence to international exile. Within this openly insolent letter, Zamyatin included the following assertion: “Just as the Christians once invented the Devil

Kustodiev_Zamyatin

Undergraduate Dissertation — Entropy vs. Energy: the Subjective Symbol in Yevgeny Zamyatin’s ‘Islanders’ and ‘We’

  Introduction:   In June 1931, Yevgeny Zamyatin wrote to Stalin asking for the commutation of his death sentence to international exile. Within this openly insolent letter, Zamyatin included the following assertion: “Just as the Christians once invented the Devil

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Architecture in Oz Shelach’s ‘Picnic Grounds’ + Sorayya Khan’s ‘Noor’

Examine the role of architecture in Oz Shelach’s Picnic Grounds and Sorayya Khan’s Noor.     Oz Shelach’s Picnic Grounds and Sorayya Khan’s Noor centre on two different partitions – Israel/Palestine and East Pakistan/West Pakistan – commenting on two unique cultural,

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Architecture in Oz Shelach’s ‘Picnic Grounds’ + Sorayya Khan’s ‘Noor’

Examine the role of architecture in Oz Shelach’s Picnic Grounds and Sorayya Khan’s Noor.     Oz Shelach’s Picnic Grounds and Sorayya Khan’s Noor centre on two different partitions – Israel/Palestine and East Pakistan/West Pakistan – commenting on two unique cultural,

VirginiaWoolf

The Short Story, Literary Modernism, Kafka and Woolf

“The short story encapsulates the essence of literary modernism, and has an enduring ability to capture the episodic nature of twentieth-century experience” (Dominic Head). Examine the relationship between literary modernism and the short story with reference to the work of

VirginiaWoolf

The Short Story, Literary Modernism, Kafka and Woolf

“The short story encapsulates the essence of literary modernism, and has an enduring ability to capture the episodic nature of twentieth-century experience” (Dominic Head). Examine the relationship between literary modernism and the short story with reference to the work of

Popova_Air_Man_Space

Moscow, January 1st, 2019

Originally posted on communists in situ:
An evening, sometime in the near future… Simon Critchley KADASHEVSKAYA HOTEL 26 Kadashevskaya nab. 115035 Moscow January 1st, 2019 I guess we could all have seen it coming a few years back. Things really…

Popova_Air_Man_Space

Moscow, January 1st, 2019

Originally posted on communists in situ:
An evening, sometime in the near future… Simon Critchley KADASHEVSKAYA HOTEL 26 Kadashevskaya nab. 115035 Moscow January 1st, 2019 I guess we could all have seen it coming a few years back. Things really…

oppenimage

Imitating George Oppen

For my module ‘American Poetry: 1950 – Present’, we were tasked with a small assignment that required us to write “One or two poems in the style of one of the poets studied on the course, accompanied by a short

oppenimage

Imitating George Oppen

For my module ‘American Poetry: 1950 – Present’, we were tasked with a small assignment that required us to write “One or two poems in the style of one of the poets studied on the course, accompanied by a short

A board shows the final tally of the Dow Jones Industrial Average at New York Stock Exchange

‘Castles in the Sky’

Originally posted on tarcoughsky:
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A board shows the final tally of the Dow Jones Industrial Average at New York Stock Exchange

‘Castles in the Sky’

Originally posted on tarcoughsky:
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Little Lord Fauntleroy

An Introduction to ‘Little Lord Fauntleroy’

Mention the name of Little Lord Fauntleroy’s eponymous protagonist and one commonly receives a response centred on his iconic outfit.  That you would likely receive this same, possibly mocking response on either side of the Atlantic, attests to the intense

Little Lord Fauntleroy

An Introduction to ‘Little Lord Fauntleroy’

Mention the name of Little Lord Fauntleroy’s eponymous protagonist and one commonly receives a response centred on his iconic outfit.  That you would likely receive this same, possibly mocking response on either side of the Atlantic, attests to the intense

genocide20rwanda

The Rwandan Genocide: the Redistribution of Christian Morals and Values

In the lead-up to my third and final year at KCL, I sat down to select modules for the coming year.  As I scanned the modules offered, one entitled ‘Testimony: Holocaust and Rwanda’ jumped out at me.  It seemed as

genocide20rwanda

The Rwandan Genocide: the Redistribution of Christian Morals and Values

In the lead-up to my third and final year at KCL, I sat down to select modules for the coming year.  As I scanned the modules offered, one entitled ‘Testimony: Holocaust and Rwanda’ jumped out at me.  It seemed as

EB-1954-Samambaia

Role of Space + Geography in Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetry

Endeavouring to examine the role of space and geography in the entirety of Elizabeth Bishop’s poetic catalogue, would result in a sprawling, ill-focused argument.  Rather, by narrowing the focus to ‘At the Fishhouses’ and ‘In the Waiting Room’, a more

EB-1954-Samambaia

Role of Space + Geography in Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetry

Endeavouring to examine the role of space and geography in the entirety of Elizabeth Bishop’s poetic catalogue, would result in a sprawling, ill-focused argument.  Rather, by narrowing the focus to ‘At the Fishhouses’ and ‘In the Waiting Room’, a more

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‘Identity’ Published! + Dual Diagnosis Feature for ‘Roar!’ Magazine

It is a great pleasure to inform you all that I have had my first piece of writing selected for publication!  My short piece ‘Identity’ has somehow managed to find its way into the upcoming launch issue of the Scottish literary

1011702_262377817238272_882561148_n

‘Identity’ Published! + Dual Diagnosis Feature for ‘Roar!’ Magazine

It is a great pleasure to inform you all that I have had my first piece of writing selected for publication!  My short piece ‘Identity’ has somehow managed to find its way into the upcoming launch issue of the Scottish literary