Oscar Wilde The Importance Of Being Earnest And Other Plays [Disponible en español] "I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again." In Oscar Wilde’s THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Gwendolen says. However, this production of Wilde’s classic play directed by Stephen Burdman takes it a step

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English literature – The 20th century: The 20th century opened with great hope but also with some apprehension, for the new century marked the final approach to a new millennium. (1901) and A Modern Utopia (1905), both captured and qualified this optimistic mood and gave expression to a common conviction that science and technology would.

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Course information. The MLitt is aimed at those interested in modern and contemporary literature, in the acquisition of a taught postgraduate qualification, and in the possibility of moving towards a PhD.

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That is why most resources on literary theories provided here are those developing during the century from Russian Formalism to Postcolonial theory and.

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On the twenty-fifth anniversary of Literary Theory's debut, Terry Eagleton reflects. In this contemporary, retrospective moment, as scholars critically analyze the.

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The Neoclassical Period of English literature (1660 – 1785) was much influenced by contemporary French literature, which was in the midst of its greatest age. The literature of this time is known for its use of philosophy, reason, skepticism, wit, and refinement. The Neoclassical Period also marks the first great age of English literary criticism.

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