[GUEST BLOG] ‘The Different Kinds of Home’ for @AmyBoucherPye

I don’t always have time to do the guest blogs I’m invited to do – definitely enjoyed this piece for Amy Boucher Pye – having enjoyed reading her book Finding Myself in Britain last year – and the other guest blogs in this series. I’ve moved around A LOT recently, so hoping this is it for a while… enjoy the piece! drbexl Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital Continue Reading →

[REVIEW] Finding Myself in Britain: Our Search for Faith, Home & True Identity by @AmyBoucherPye

As someone whose PhD essentially focused upon British identity, and how the government during the Second World War sought to capitalise on that to ensure full engagement in the war by British citizens, a super-fan of Kate Fox’s Watching the English, along with really enjoying Bill Bryson’s Notes from a Small Island and Icons of England, I was pleased to be sent a review copy of Amy Boucher Pye‘s Finding Myself in Britain… and interesting Continue Reading →