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  Unit 1 Prose

 

  1 Examining Prose

Studyroom page 1 Narrative Structure
Studyroom page 2 Narrative Voice and Technique
Studyroom page 3 Sentence Structure and Word Order
Studyroom page 4 Prose Language
Studyroom page 5 Tone and Irony
Studyroom page 6 Setting
Studyroom page 7 Genre

  2 Woolf, Virginia

Studyroom page Modern Fiction - Modernism and the novel
Studyroom page The Art of Biography and Orlando

  3 Reference

Studyroom page Achebe, Chinua
Studyroom page Amis, Kingsley
Studyroom page Amis, Martin
Studyroom page Austen, Jane
Studyroom page Bellow, Saul
Studyroom page Bronte, Emily
Studyroom page Conrad, Joseph
Studyroom page Defoe, Daniel
Studyroom page Dickens, Charles
Studyroom page Eliot, George
Studyroom page Fielding, Henry
Studyroom page Fitzgerald, F.Scott
Studyroom page Foster, Edward Morgan
Studyroom page Gaskell, Elizabeth
Studyroom page Golding, William
Studyroom page Greene, Graham
Studyroom page Hardy, Thomas
Studyroom page Heller, Joseph
Studyroom page James, Henry
Studyroom page Joyce, James
Studyroom page Lawrence, David Herbert
Studyroom page Naipaul, V.S.
Studyroom page Orwell, George
Studyroom page Rushdie, Salman
Studyroom page Salinger, J.D.
Studyroom page Stoker, Bram
Studyroom page Thackeray, W.M.
Studyroom page Trollope, Anthony
Studyroom page Waugh, Evelyn
 
 

  Unit 2 Drama

 

  1 Examining Drama

Studyroom page 1 How to study a play
Studyroom page 2 Dramatic Genre
Studyroom page 3 Dramatic Structure
Studyroom page 4 Stagecraft
Studyroom page 5 Dramatic Dialogue
Studyroom page 6 Characters in plays
Studyroom page 7 Dramatic Irony

  2 Miller, Arthur

Studyroom page Tragedy in the plays of Arthur Miller

  3 Stoppard, Tom

Studyroom page Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead - Key features of Post Modern Drama

  4 Reference

Studyroom page Beckett, Samuel
Studyroom page Brecht, Bertolt
Studyroom page Churchill, Caryl
Studyroom page Congreve, William
Studyroom page Friel, Brian
Studyroom page Gems, Pam
Studyroom page Goldsmith, Oliver
Studyroom page Ibsen, Henrik
Studyroom page Jonson, Ben
Studyroom page Leigh, Mike
Studyroom page Mamet, David
Studyroom page Marlowe, Christopher
Studyroom page McGovern, Jimmy
Studyroom page Osborne, John
Studyroom page Pinter, Harold
Studyroom page Shaw, George Bernard
Studyroom page Webster, John
Studyroom page Wilde, Oscar
Studyroom page Williams, Tennessee
 
 

  Unit 3 Shakespeare

 

  1 Hamlet

Studyroom page 1 Hamlet - Act 1 Scene 1
Studyroom page 2 Hamlet - Act 1 Scene 2
Studyroom page 3 Hamletís first soliloquy Act 1 scene 2 lines 128-168
Studyroom page 4 Hamlet and Revenge
Studyroom page 5 Women in Hamlet

  2 The Tempest

Studyroom page The Tempest - Form and Disorder

  3 Sonnets

Studyroom page Sonnet 53

  4 Reference

Studyroom page All's Well That Ends Well (1602-1603)
Studyroom page A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595-1596)
Studyroom page Antony and Cleopatra (1606-1607)
Studyroom page As You Like It (1599)
Studyroom page Coriolanus (1607-1608)
Studyroom page Cymbeline (1609-1610)
Studyroom page Henry IV Part One (1596-1597)
Studyroom page Henry IV Part Two (1598)
Studyroom page Henry V (1599)
Studyroom page Henry VIII (1612-1613)
Studyroom page Henry VI Part One (1589-1590)
Studyroom page Henry VI Part Three (1590-1591)
Studyroom page Henry VI Part Two (1590-1591)
Studyroom page Julius Caesar (1599)
Studyroom page King John (1594-1596)
Studyroom page King Lear (1605)
Studyroom page Love's Labour's Lost (1594-1595)
Studyroom page Macbeth (1606)
Studyroom page Measure for Measure (1604)
Studyroom page Much Ado About Nothing (1598-1599)
Studyroom page Othello (1604)
Studyroom page Pericles (1607-1608)
Studyroom page Richard II (1595)
Studyroom page Richard III (1592-1593)
Studyroom page Romeo and Juliet (1595-1596)
Studyroom page Sonnets
Studyroom page The Comedy of Errors (1592-1594)
Studyroom page The Merchant of Venice (1596-1597)
Studyroom page The Taming of the Shrew (1593-1594)
Studyroom page The Two Gentlemen of Verona (1594)
Studyroom page The Winter's Tale (1610-1611)
Studyroom page Timon of Athens (1607-1608)
Studyroom page Titus Andronicus (1593-1594)
Studyroom page Troilus and Cressida (1601-1602)
Studyroom page Twelfth Night (1601-1602)
 
 

  Unit 4 Poetry

 

  1 Examining Poetry

Studyroom page 1 Approaching Poetry
Studyroom page 2 Critical Appreciation of Poetry
Studyroom page 3 Poetic Voice and Intention
Studyroom page 4 Form and Structure
Studyroom page 4 Imagery
Studyroom page 6 Language Choice
Studyroom page 7 Rhyme
Studyroom page 8 Rhythm
Studyroom page 9 Tone and Mood
Studyroom page 10 Studying Romantic Poetry

  2 Chaucer, Geoffrey

Studyroom page 1 Geoffrey Chaucer Attitudes to Women in The Millers Tale
Studyroom page 2 Geoffrey Chaucer Background to Courtly love
Studyroom page 3 The Millers Tale - Nicholas and Absolon

  3 Reference

Studyroom page Adcock, Fleur
Studyroom page Blake, William
Studyroom page Byron, Lord
Studyroom page Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Studyroom page Donne, John
Studyroom page Duffy, Carol Ann
Studyroom page Eliot, T.S.
Studyroom page Herbert, George
Studyroom page Keats, John
Studyroom page Langland, William
Studyroom page Larkin, Philip
Studyroom page Malory, Sir Thomas
Studyroom page Marvell, Andrew
Studyroom page Nichols, Grace
Studyroom page Owen, Wilfred
Studyroom page Plath, Sylvia
Studyroom page Pope, Alexander
Studyroom page Pound, Ezra
Studyroom page Shelley, Percy Bysshe
Studyroom page Skelton, John
Studyroom page Wordsworth, William
Studyroom page Yeats, W.B.
 
 



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