GCSE English Literature in the UK in the late 80’s/early 90’s was all about Shakespeare, George Orwell and the occasional unknown play written by someone’s Mum about something unimportant and starring a cast of talentless, spotty, future building apprentices and hairdressers. I’d stare out of the window and sigh as we discussed what Shakespeare was […]Read more "Regeneration (1997)"
One of the reasons for my interest in the Great War is its diversity. The war was fought all over the planet and the nature of the fighting was shaped by the terrain that it was being fought over. It was, of course also fought in the skies and on the seas. There are relatively […]Read more "Zeppelin (1971)"