Archive for September, 2011

Philippa Janu (Education) will be focusing on the brother-sister relationship as it is manifested in Mansfield Park, Wuthering Heights and The Mill on the Floss. She has sent four short readings for the session:

  1. Jane Austen, Mansfield Park (1814), volume II, chapter vi (download)
  2. Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights (1847), volume II, chapter ix (download)
  3. George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss (1860), volume I, chapter vi (download)
  4. George Eliot, Brother and Sister Sonnets (published 1874, composed 1869) (download)

Atilla Orel (English) will be looking at the sibling relationship depicted in Shelley’s ‘Laon and Cythna’ (download)

As always we will meet from 4 to 6 in the Rogers Room, John Woolley Building. Tea and coffee provided.


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