Women in the War - Vera Brittain: 'Violets'
Roland Leighton composed his own poetry at the front. Here is a manuscript of his poem 'Violets'. Is this necessarily what you would expect to see from a 'war poet'? What, if anything, does it bear in common with other war poems that you have read?
Women in the War - Vera Brittain
This tutorial will attempt to inspire discussion and inquiry into the experience of middle-class women in Great Britain during the First World War, focusing on the letters and poetry of Vera Brittain.
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