December 26, 2016 at 6:58 pm
A highly recommended and enjoyable course: a great selection of writers, a fantastic teacher and wonderful colleagues.
January 8, 2017 at 8:22 pm
I have taken and taught many types of English lessons myself, but this was the most fulfilling and interesting one. The professor is knowledgeable and the lesson is well-organized. I quite enjoyed our coffee break and a day trip to the exhibition as well. 🙂
An article about why Brian set up The English Course Madrid and started teaching English through literature was published in EFL Magazine’s September 2018 edition.
Mean Streets is one of my favourite films, but I’m not sure why! Maybe because it’s Martin Scorsese’s first feature film, maybe because of the way it looks as it was filmed using handheld camera techniques, maybe because of the fresh acting of the young Robert De Niro, Harvey Keitel and Amy Robinson,
My pick of English language flicks for September is not one movie, but three. For a few days now I’ve been trying to choose my favourite from this month’s Cine Doré programme, but I can’t. There are three movies on it I really like, however, don’t love, three very different movies that seem to hold … Continue reading Pick of English Language Flicks, September 2018, Cine Doré
I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is written by James Baldwin. A tremendous writer and social critic, Baldwin confronted racial hatred in the USA with a voice, once read and heard, should never be forgotten. I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO combines the words of Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript, Remember This House, with footage of his life,