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Summer School - Writing in the Style of Jane Austen, 2022, University of Nottingham, UK

Publish Date: Mar 20, 2022

Deadline: Jun 01, 2022

Event Dates: from Jul 18, 2022 12:00 to Jul 29, 2022 12:00

Readers of Austen’s novels are always eager to learn more about the Author’s work, her life and the society that gave her ample material for her art. This course will help you to learn more about her novels by taking on the point of view of one of her much-loved characters and adapting it to a contemporary setting.
On this short course you will visit Chawton House or Bath, two of the places the author lived. You will also read and analyse novels with a view to producing your own written piece of work, in the style of Austen, to share with the group.
So, whether you are an enthusiastic newcomer to the timeless written work of Jane Austen or an ardent ‘Janeite’, this short course is an opportunity to add your own imagination to the fascinating enigma of Jane Austen and her literary work.

Target group
This course is perfect for students who have a passion of literature and an interest in English history and meet our English language requirements. No previous creative writing experience is required.

Course aim
This course aims to provide insights into the life and work of Jane Austen and the society from which she drew inspiration for her novels. Students will have a unique opportunity to add their own imagination to her literary work by taking on the point of view of one of her characters.

Credits info: 10 EC
10 UK credits / 5 ECTS

Fee info
GBP 1100: Early-bird discount available for students who pay the tuition fee by 31st March - £990!

Tuition fee includes course materials, our exciting social and cultural programme, support from our friendly team of student buddies, use of our GSS Hub with free drinks, and a trip to the beautiful city of Oxford.
GBP 350: Choose from on-campus or off-campus accommodation. Both offer single en-suite rooms on a self-catering basis with shared kitchen and living spaces, kitchen and bedding packs and 24 hour security/reception cover.

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