November 15, 2018
by Nora Nagy
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Writing with role-play: get inspired by the Brontë Sisters

The Brontës and role-play As I was reading the ‘Letters to the Editor‘ section in the Times Literary Supplement in early September, I noticed a thread of comments on the 200th anniversary special issue about Emily Brontë. The articles and letters discussed … Continue reading

August 1, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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A Literary Trip to Yorkshire

“That was his most perfect idea of heaven’s happiness: mine was rocking in a rustling green tree, with a west wind blowing, and bright white clouds flitting rapidly above; and not only larks, but throstles, and blackbirds, and linnets, and … Continue reading

November 28, 2013
by Nora Nagy
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The Brontë Sisters Film Projects: Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

Reading classic readers can be a fun discovery for teenagers, but it’s often helpful if they can find connections with the texts; bridges and paths that will help them find a way into the text. Films have proven to serve … Continue reading