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Blog - Literature

We Are Not Amused IV

Collection, History, Literature

Dr Nick Hervey examines the historic role of the police in royal protection in the fourth in a series of twelve guest posts.

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The Advertisement Archive VIII

History, Literature

Stray advertisements from the Journal of Mental Science.

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Virtual Book Club III

Literature

This month's book is the graphic novel, 'Side Effects' by Andre Voyce, which has been reviewed by our volunteer, Harry.

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Virtual Book Club II

History, Literature

​Forbidden Obsession: Asylum by Patrick McGrath.

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Valentine’s Day at Bethlem

History, Literature, Personal accounts

Find out more about Valentine's Day at Bethlem.

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Virtual Book Club I

Literature

There’s no doubt about it - abandoned asylum buildings can be haunting, ominous places.  Read more about James Scudamore's 'Wreaking'.

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Virtual Book Club: Introduction

Literature

On this blog over the past three years, we have briefly reviewed or referred to many works of classic and contemporary fiction that concern themselves...

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The Advertisement Archive III

History, Literature

Stray advertisements from the Journal of Mental Science.

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