Beryl Pong

Beryl Pong is a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Sheffield. Her book, British Literature and Culture in Second World Wartime: For the Duration, is forthcoming with Oxford University Press.


Henry Green’s Pigeons

Birds and certain varieties of birds have long been potent symbols related to war and conflict. But as airplane technologies developed in rapid tandem with the coming and arrival of the Second World War, the connection between avian and aviation reached new heights in the cultural imagination.