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Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Morning After Tanabata

In this video, I discuss the Tanabata legend, and how it was expressed in poetry.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Water Rails

In this video, I discuss the connotations of the water rail as a poetic topic.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Cicadas

In this video I discuss the images and interpretations of the poems on the topic of 'Cicadas' in Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 10th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Shade beneath the Trees

In this video I discuss the images and sense of the seven poems on the topic of the shade beneath the trees in the Summer section of Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 29th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Fans

Here I discuss the content and emotions conveyed by poems about fans, and how the poems in Eikyū hyakushu convey or vary from these.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Pinks

In this video I discuss the Eikyū hyakushu poets use of intertextuality to add layers of meaning and emotion to their poems on pinks.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Summer Grasses

This short video discusses the poems in Eikyū hyakushu on the topic of 'Summer Grasses' (natsukusa).

From  Thomas McAuley on May 1st, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Kamo Festival and Summer Garb

This presentation discusses the first two Summer topics in Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on April 24th, 2020 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Making your summer count (Careers Service)

What have you got planned for the summer? Whatever your plans, try to make the most of the experience. The Careers Service is here to show you how!

From  Samuel Bowers on June 4th, 2018 0 likes 171 plays 0