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History & The Arts
Dr Francesca Benatti, Research Fellow in Digital Humanities at The Open University, believes specialised text analysis software can help us develop new insights into classic literature.
Hear about the children's books which inspired Swallows and Amazons.
See the draft of Swallows and Amazons and hear about the children’s characters.
Go on an adventure with Swallows and Amazons as you make a map and set sail for Wild Cat Island.
Take a closer look at the manuscript of Cider with Rosie.
Go on an adventure with Cider with Rosie as you find out what happened next and go on a walk with Laurie Lee.
Go on an adventure with Confessions of an English Opium Eater as you confess yourself and explore Thomas De Quincey’s Edinburgh.
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