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Everybody's looking for love

Everybody's looking for love Creative commons image Juliana Coutinho under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Feb 2016
Having a learning disability doesn't mean you don't want the same things as other people when it comes to love - why would it?

What are the secrets of enduring love?

What are the secrets of enduring love? Copyrighted image Copyright: Claudiodivizia | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 11 Feb 2016
With Valentine's Day round the corner, Dr Meg John Barker and Dr Jacqui Gabb give us a snippet from their book The Secrets of Enduring Love ...

Sartre: Love is a hazardous, painful struggle

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Sartre: Love is a hazardous, painful struggle Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jul 2015
This short animation, narrated by Aidan Turner, shows the conflict and danger of love from Jean-Paul Sartre's perspective. 

The Bank: Love n Money

The Bank: Love n Money Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jun 2015
The second episode of The Bank looks at love in relation to money - with everything from engagements, marriage, parenthood, divorce, old age,...

Outside the book

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Outside the book Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Oct 2014
Explore the wonders of the literary world with these five quirky animations. 

Of skulls and hearts

Of skulls and hearts Creative commons image Mike Coats | Flickr under Creative-Commons license
Updated 13 Feb 2014
From the hearts on your Valentine's card to the skull of a martyr in a Roman altar, what's the connection? 

A dangerous kind of love

A dangerous kind of love Creative commons image bluemattlicensedfor reuse under CC BY-NC 2.0 under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Updated 13 Feb 2013
In this video, Meg Barker explains why society's preoccupation with a certain kind of romantic love over all other kinds can be damaging 

Meg Barker rewrites the rules

Meg Barker rewrites the rules Creative commons image Catherine Pain under Creative-Commons license
Updated 17 Nov 2012
If everyone were to read and absorb the message in the book Rewriting The Rules, the world would be a much better place, writes Professor Fred...

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John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi

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Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 06 Jan 2016
This free course, John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi, concentrates on Acts 1 and 2 of John Webster's Renaissance tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi. It...