Category: Article

‘They built a whole lot like that in the fifties and sixties’ – Dominic Dean on Kazuo Ishiguro

Joining us this Wednesday 29 June to discuss Kazuo Ishiguro’s Klara and the Sun is Dr Dominic Dean of Sussex University. Dr Dean has written about Ishiguro extensively, and we’ve found this essay available as Open Access. It principally covers Never Let Me Go, The … Continue reading ‘They built a whole lot like that in the fifties and sixties’ – Dominic Dean on Kazuo Ishiguro

‘…the Green Knight mounted on his green horse holds his severed head aloft’

Another gem from the British Library blog. Here, Julian Harrison from the Medieval Literature team takes a playful look at the illustrations of the original manuscript. ‘Its full-page illustrations have a charm all of their own, even if they were once dismissed as ‘coarsely executed’. … Continue reading ‘…the Green Knight mounted on his green horse holds his severed head aloft’