The Poetry of Thomas Hardy: Dr Gary Day

"The poems of Thomas Hardy are evergreen. The are enjoyed today as much as they ever were. It has been said that his lyricism reconciles us to a world without God. But Hardy cannot be reduced to a sound bite. This five week course will look at the range and depth of his work and will be discussion based."

Tutor: Dr Gary Day

"Dr Gary Day was a principal lecturer in English at De Montfort University. He teaches courses on a wide range of subjects including poetry, philosophy, the history of drama, and cultural history. He has edited a number of books on topics ranging from popular culture to D.H. Lawrence. "