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  • Heart of a heartless world, soul of soulless conditions Creative commons image Icon Loren Javier under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license

    Heart of a heartless world, soul of soulless conditions

    By Dr Paula James

    As the series 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' turns 20 we look back at how, though she may have been a modern...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Mar 2017

  • Heart of a heartless world, soul of soulless conditions

    Heart of a heartless world, soul of soulless conditions Creative commons image Icon Loren Javier under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Mar 2017
    As the series 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' turns 20 we look back at how, though she may have been a modern California girl, Buffy's relationships...
  • Myth making at the movies - Musings on Mad Max: Fury Road Creative commons image Icon Clawsoncat via Deviantart under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license

    Myth making at the movies - Musings on Mad Max: Fury Road

    By Dr Paula James

    The film Mad Max: Fury Road is set in the dystopian future, but is the narrative a recycled story from Roman and...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 May 2015

  • Myth making at the movies - Musings on Mad Max: Fury Road

    Myth making at the movies - Musings on Mad Max: Fury Road Creative commons image Icon Clawsoncat via Deviantart under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 27 May 2015
    The film Mad Max: Fury Road is set in the dystopian future, but is the narrative a recycled story from Roman and Greek times? N.B. contains spoilers for...
  • The Great Fall: A personal perspective, before and after Creative commons image Icon via Flickr under Creative Commons licence under Creative-Commons license

    The Great Fall: A personal perspective, before and after

    By Dr Paula James

    A personal take on experiences before and after the Berlin Wall fell from an Open University lecturer in Classical...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Nov 2014

  • The Great Fall: A personal perspective, before and after

    The Great Fall: A personal perspective, before and after Creative commons image Icon via Flickr under Creative Commons licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 03 Nov 2014
    A personal take on experiences before and after the Berlin Wall fell from an Open University lecturer in Classical Studies. 
  • On the death of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Rodney Jackson | Dreamstime.com
    Article

    Updated on:

    10 Dec 2013

  • On the death of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

    On the death of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Rodney Jackson | Dreamstime.com
    Updated 10 Dec 2013
    A personal view of the man, the prisoner and the president. 
  • Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jan 2008

  • Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem

    Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 16 Jan 2008
    Paula James explores the layers of meaning in Horace's tales of two mice.