Monthly Archives: April 2013

Study Abroad Orientation

Study Abroad OrientationVictorian London’s UnderworldENGL 3290Dr. Melissa McLeod Contact parents/loved ones upon arrival International cellphone calls are expensive. However, most cellphone carriers have inexpensive international texting plans. Nido http://www.nidostudentliving.com/locations/spitalfields.aspx has computers; you can use email as a means of communication with your parents. Remember to bring any prescription medication you take regularly. Pack it in […]

(Tentative) Itinerary

Tentative Itinerary Saturday, May 11th Arrive in London Sunday, May 12th Jet lag recovery/orientation to London Monday, May 13th 10:45-12:45 Darkest Victorian London Walk2:30-4:30 Class meeting, Oliver Twist Tuesday, May 14th 10-12 Class meeting, Oliver TwistMuseum of London 2-5 Wednesday, May 15th 10:45-12:45 Old Jewish Quarter Walk2:30-4:30 Class meeting, Oliver Twist Thursday, May 16th 10-12 […]

Syllabus

English 3290/8650Victorian London’s UnderworldMaymester 2013Dr. Melissa McLeode-mail: mmcleod1@gsu.edu   Course Description & Objectives: Victorian London’s Underworld will focus on nineteenth-century British literature that focuses on segments of the London population who are dispossessed, at the bottom of the socio-economic ladder: orphans, pickpockets, prostitutes, theater people, occultists, etc.  This focus will allow us to explore the […]