Propaganda during the World War: the marketing angle (an essay)

Foreword: I wrote this piece originally in first-year of university as part of an introductory communications course. I am sharing it here today because the use of advertising as a form of propaganda is still as relevant and as powerful today as it was at the time of the World Wars. At that time, cities, counties, entire… Read More Propaganda during the World War: the marketing angle (an essay)

A Model of the ‘Ideal’ Woman in Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility (an essay)

Foreword: I wrote this piece originally in 2012. It is centred on the novel, Sense and Sensibility, by Jane Austen. The story is of two sisters and how they navigate their lives in 19th-century England. Although society has evolved significantly over two centuries — what with all the technological developments, innovations, and inventions we hear about every… Read More A Model of the ‘Ideal’ Woman in Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility (an essay)