The Idler Academy 

 of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment 

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How to write a poem with Clare Pollard

Online | Literature

Learn the tools and techniques to start writing your own poetry. This six-part course explores the style, structure and history of classic poetic forms, from ballads to sonnets…. Read more

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How to Build Your Own Utopia with David Bramwell

Online | Online course

Journey through the history of Utopia, visit some of the most fascinating utopian experiments of the modern age, from Christiania to Damanhur, and learn how you can bring utopian thinking into your everyday life…. Read more

A History of London with Dr Matthew Green

Online | History

Join historian and broadcaster Dr Matthew Green on an historical joyride through 800 years of London’s history, from the Middle Ages to the Blitz, which will bring the Unreal City to life like never before…. Read more

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