What does Thomas Fairfax’s translation of Psalm 42 have to do with the COVID-19 lockdown? Rosie Paice has some answers.
Ben Davies’ selection for our Lockdown Poetry series is Joy Harjo’s ‘Washing My Mother’s Body’
Bronwen Price introduces the work of the Welsh poet, Paul Henry.
Maggie Bowers reflects on Edward Thomas’ 1917 poem ‘The Mill-Pond.’
University of Portsmouth students have contributed to commemorations for ‘Holocaust Memorial Day’ at the D-Day Story in Southsea.
Christine Berberich provides some advice on lockdown reading.
Do you want to know what it’s like being an English Literature student at the University of Portsmouth? Well, look no further. I’m coming to the end of my first year and I want to share my experiences with you. I can be daunting choosing a degree course. I looked at a number of universities, […]
Rediscovering Marmaduke Pickthall: the man who translated the Qur’an into English.
Shakespeare and Boris Johnson: why are our political leaders leaning on the authority of Shakespeare?
First year literature student, Chloe, gives four useful tips for getting the most out of your reading time!