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Literature of the Great War

How did the literature of World War I express the horrors of war? How did it react against those horrors? Join this distinguished group of writers and critics as they consider the legacy of canonical writers, highlight recently re-discovered classics about the war, and explore the influence of WWI literature on writers working today.

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