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Upstairs Downton: Flogging the Myth of Nationhood

May 13, 2014 10:30 am0 comments
Upstairs Downton: Flogging the Myth of Nationhood

Sometimes, it seems that if somebody stuck a frock coat or a bodice on a dried-up dog turd, any gullible American tourist might buy it. There’s something of that when it comes to some of our TV programmes. Throw in one of the classics – a Dickens or a Shakespeare or a Bronte – and old Uncle […]

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