Friday, July 13, 2007

Le nord de l'Angleterre

Masters degree on meat pies and mining aims to prove it's anything but grim up north - Independent Online Edition > News

Le nord de l'Angleterre, ce n'est pas l'Ecosse. Une université dans le Nord lance un masters en études du Nord de l'Angleterre...

Saturday, July 07, 2007

Young British Artists (YBA) (L2)

Tate Glossary Young British Artists (YBA)

A group of artists known as the "Young British Artists" have become quite famous in the Art world over the last few years. Some of their work is provocative, and difficult for people who do not know much about modern Art. Tracy Emin's "my bed" for example, and a lot of Damian Hirst's work.

This website allows you to look at some of their work.



This site gives a large number of photos and documents from the Chartist movement (1838 to 1848).

Wednesday, July 04, 2007

Are local dialects in Britain disappearing?

Internet signals end of an era for Yorkshire dialect - Independent Online Edition > This Britain

This article explains that the dialect of Yorkshire is not so important to the new generation.

Monday, July 02, 2007

David Whitfield Internet site.

The World's first David Whitfield Internet site.

Website of one of the most popular UK singers of the fifties

Robert Louis Stevenson - Wikipedia

Robert Louis Stevenson - Wikipedia

The author of "The strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde"