A Christmas Carol Living Book History Mini Course
1 Victorian Christmas Recipe
2 Victorian Christmas Games
2 Victorian Christmas games
1 Victorian Christmas recipe
Learn the history behind Christmas traditions
You will learn how Christmas became what we think of it today and the role Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol played in that.
Evaluate historical interpretations
You will also evaluate two historical interpretations of Charles Dickens' influence on Christmas. At the end of the course, you will decide which one you found more convincing.
Meet the instructor
As an English Language and Literature graduate from Oxford University who went straight into a career in teaching, Samantha knows just how influential a great book can be on a young mind.
How it can open you up to exciting new worlds and ideas.
How it can transform and shape your thinking.
And so she's excited to share the passion a love of books kindled in her, whilst also exploring the power one book had on how people in the Victorian period ... and us today ... celebrate Christmas.