Studying Literature : A Student's Guide to Reading and Understanding Literary Works
Concise and straightforward, "Studying Literature" explains the components of the major literary genres, traditional analytical methods and theoretical approaches. The author lists internet sites for further study possibilites.
- Paperback | 160 pages
- 134 x 212 x 10mm | 240.4g
- 01 Aug 2002
- Glmp Ltd
- Abergale, United Kingdom
Table of contents
The conventions of literary genres; understanding events sequencing; getting acquainted with characters; the influence of the narrator; the influence of the setting; getting the message; the effect of metaphor; the effect of imagery; analysing symbolism; listening to the tone; the relevance of the author's life; reading from your own point of view; web sites for literature students.