Book Review: Hard Times: A Cold Utilitarian Heart

Book Review: Hard Times: A Cold Utilitarian Heart

Hard Times is the shortest of Dickens’ adult novels and a recommended read. His melodramatic style still resounds today, although there are some quirks in characterization – I was expecting something more politically meaty. Still, as a Dickensian melodrama, you...
Book Review: Circe: Grecian Culture

Book Review: Circe: Grecian Culture

Circe was recommended by a friend and trusted teacher: it is a great read and a feminist experience. In the spirit of Carol Ann Duffy, it retells classical Grecian narrative from a relatively sidelined female figure, Circe. Like I’ve said in previous reviews, people...