Introduction to the Gothic


Please address any enquiries about the courses to:

Department of English Part-time Courses
School of Humanities
11 Woodland Road
Bristol BS8 1TB

Tel: 0117 928 8924

Booking and course fees

Course fee payments are made using the University secure online shop. Advance booking is required. Booking closes two days prior to the course start date.


Tales that go bump in the night

When Wednesday evenings, 6.00pm - 8.00pm

(8 meetings) 

5 Feb, 12 Feb, (no class half term 19 Feb), 26 Feb, 4 March, 11 March, 18 March, 25 March and 1 April 2020


University Arts Complex, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1TB

Tutor Dr Stephen Derry and Dr Sue Edney

A sinister gathering of eerie tales await brave readers on this new 8 week course at the University of Bristol.

Led by the ookiest spookiest tutors from our part time degree in English Literature and Community Engagement, you will read and discuss a range of  gleefully gruesome short stories from the last 150 years and finish with two sumptuous weeks talking about Emily Bronte's Gothic classic: Wuthering Heights. 

Do you dare join us for this week by week mystery tour taking you from Robert Louis Stevenson to M.P. Shiel to Sarah Perry

Course fee £132
Previous qualifications/experience No qualifications needed. Open to the public.
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