Which author died too early?

For me there is only one author that immediately springs to mind – and that is John Keats. When he died in February 1821 in Rome, suffering from consumption and being treated with blood letting of all things, he was aged 25 – and I have never ceased...

What is the importance of literary analysis?

Very early on, when I was having real doubts about the value of literary analysis – not helped by my lecturers taking that elitist cop out that if you don’t just know the value of literary analysis then you shouldn’t even bother as you’ll never know, I came...