English Literature



E.g., 2016-10-24
E.g., 2016-10-24
E.g., 2016-10-24
Sep 19th 2016

Explore how Much Ado about Nothing is performed and interpreted, from original stagings to the modern day, with this free course.

Average: 7 (2 votes)
Sep 5th 2016

Explore the influence of the Lake District on Wordsworth with this free online course, filmed at his home, Dove Cottage, Grasmere.

Average: 9 (1 vote)
Jul 1st 2016

Reading, discussing, and writing about James Joyce’s short story collection, Dubliners. This course will examine James Joyce’s collection of fifteen short stories called simply Dubliners.

Average: 4 (3 votes)
Apr 1st 2016

Reading, discussing, and writing about Charles Dickens’ classic novella, “A Christmas Carol.” This course will explore in depth Charles Dickens’ 1843 novella, “A Christmas Carol,” which has an important place in English language literature. It has given us enduring characters, such as Scrooge and Tiny Tim, and common sayings, like “Bah! Humbug!”. Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, you will find that this book offers important themes, including generosity, poverty, and social injustice.

Average: 9 (2 votes)
Jan 19th 2015

Explore the most famous play ever written - its origins, texts and history - with experts from the Shakespeare Institute.

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