Satire

In fiction and less frequently in non-fiction, satire is a genre of literature and performing arts, in which vices, follies, abuses and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement.

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Friday 27 March

We've made it to the Easter Break! It's a brave new world - and with the prospect of 4 weeks confined to the household, you may very well want to turn to a good book or film in addition to Nineteen Eighty-Four to make the passing of time feel positive and productive. 

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In fiction and less frequently in non-fiction, satire is a genre of literature and performing arts, in which vices, follies, abuses and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement.

Thoughtcrime Podcast

Listen to this course's companion podcast to help make sense of everything you find published here

Podcast: Postcard from Russia

Podcast: Postcard from Russia

Here are the website posts mentioned in this week's podcast: Grammar of Satire – A Postcard from Russia Grammar of Satire – Trident, by Frankie Boyle Grammar of Satire – Writing Task