Below are some of my latest posts to my website. I hope you enjoy reading them.



Coming of age stories : now and then

Text of a talk given to Birkbeck College Department of Literature June 2016 Introduction: the youth question then and now In this talk I am going to be taking a line of thought for a walk in two directions at once. I will stepping back from the present, to   retrace an argument  about the youth question which I first articulated …

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