Literature and Form
By Oxford University
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Lecture series looking at key concepts in studying Literature; including lectures on the concept of unreliable narrators to theory of comparative literature. This series was filmed in the English Faculty in Trinity Term 2012
|1||CleanVideoLiterature and Form 4: What is "Comparative Literature"?||Dr Catherine Brown gives the fourth and final lecture in the Literature and Form lecture series. With a philosophical discussion on what Comparative Literature is and how we can study 'literature in comparison'.||5/21/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoLiterature and Form 3: Multiple Plotting||Dr Catherine Brown gives the third lecture in the Literature and Form lecture series. Including the differing ways writers plot their work; from multi-plotted works like Ulysses (Joyce) to double plotted works like Daniel Deronda (George Eliot).||5/21/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoLiterature and Form 2: Chapters||Dr. Catherine Brown offers a series of talks introducing different writing forms and their use in great novels: In the second lecture, Brown talks about the ways in which writers choose to break up their works into chapters, parts, and volumes.||5/21/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoLiterature and Form 1: Unreliable Narrators||Dr. Catherine Brown offers a series introducing different writing forms and their use in great novels: In the first lecture, Brown discusses the use of the unreliable narrator, particularly in Nabokov's Lolita and McEwan's Atonement.||5/21/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
Good explaining on the heated debate over the plots of Daniel Deronda.
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- Category: Literature
- Language: English
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