Literary Theory for Beginners
Designed for students and beginning scholars of English Literature, this course will introduce you to major schools of thought in English literary theory and literary analysis. Besides the video lectures, the course includes textual resources, links to longer and more detailed videos, and links to the resources on my website.
What You Will learn:
- All major approaches to English literary theory and analysis.
- How to read texts critically and how to understand literature from various theoretical perspective.
Terry Eagleton. Literary Theory: An Introduction.
This course uses video lectures along with print texts to explain various approaches to literary theory and critical analysis.
The instructor also plans to continue updating the course content and will also answer any question posed by the students.
- Lectures 16
- Quizzes 0
- Students 10
- Certificate No
- Assessments Yes
Introduction to the Course
Theory and Theorists
Readings and Discussion Notes
We plan to offer at least two (one hour each) live webinars for this course. All students enrolled in the course will be able to attend the webinars. The links with details will be posted below as webinar 1 and webinar 2. The webinars will focus primarily on the course theme and you are encouraged to ask questions.