Category Archives: Criticism

Vincenzo Lunardi – A Travel Writer and Aeronaut

Vincenzo Lunardi’s balloon flight from the grounds of London’s Honorable Artillery Company in 1784, was one of the first flights in the world and the first ascent into the English atmosphere.  This skyward exploration, a frontier largely foreign to man,

Vincenzo Lunardi – A Travel Writer and Aeronaut

Vincenzo Lunardi’s balloon flight from the grounds of London’s Honorable Artillery Company in 1784, was one of the first flights in the world and the first ascent into the English atmosphere.  This skyward exploration, a frontier largely foreign to man,

The Role of Boundary in Joseph Conrad’s ‘Heart of Darkness’

Based on a mixture of his own Congo experiences and a fictionalised account, Joseph Conrad’s novella, Heart of Darkness, is forged in a furnace of blurred boundaries.  It revolves around man’s ability to permeate boundaries and presents the reader with

The Role of Boundary in Joseph Conrad’s ‘Heart of Darkness’

Based on a mixture of his own Congo experiences and a fictionalised account, Joseph Conrad’s novella, Heart of Darkness, is forged in a furnace of blurred boundaries.  It revolves around man’s ability to permeate boundaries and presents the reader with

‘The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism and the English Genius’

“When you come back to England from any foreign country, you have immediately the sensation of breathing a different air.”  Discuss the idea of national culture as elaborated by George Orwell. George Orwell’s pamphlet, ‘The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism

‘The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism and the English Genius’

“When you come back to England from any foreign country, you have immediately the sensation of breathing a different air.”  Discuss the idea of national culture as elaborated by George Orwell. George Orwell’s pamphlet, ‘The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism