The Essays of

Malcolm Potter-Brown

Auksford crest: a great auk displaying an open book with the words "Ex ovo sapientia"

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An influential work of Art: Marcel Duchamp's Fountain


You and I, or You and me? and other difficulties with the case of personal pronouns in English

How to pronounce Bundestag


The popularity of Enid Blyton and the Famous Five

Goethe in a web of words: a brief essay on intertextuality and Goethe's Wirkungsgeschichte

Thwarting the Powers of Darkness: a thematic study of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings,Susan Cooper's Dark is Rising sequence, Robin Gordon'sNew Zephyria and J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter.


The "special relationship" between the UK and the USA and the prospective disintegration of the United Kingdom

Brexit: the people have spoken - or have they?

The UK and the EU: further reflections on the Brexit vote

What kind of Brexit: hard, soft or none at all?

Brexit crumbles

To  the  people of Sunderland

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