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Anti-Semitism in Victorian Literature

The widespread existence of anti-semitism is one of the ugliest aspects the Victorian Era, having permeated almost every aspect of society.  This is especially evident in this section of She, during which Holly and Ayesha spend a good deal of time discussing the … Continue reading

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Prejudice

A theme that stood out to me in this reading was the idea of prejudice, particularly surrounding Lydgate.  A large part of this section was about Lydgate’s developing relationships within society as he continues with his plans for his hospital. … Continue reading

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