From The Globe to the global. In today's media-saturated culture you are never far away from a story. Understand the relationship between English literature and modern media by exploring the social and historical backgrounds of Shakespeare's plays, Victorian novels and contemporary literature. Learn how society uses narratives from the 18th Century to the modern day to make sense of itself and the wider world. Graduate with a truly relevant degree and a real insight into how today's media represents gender, race and class.