Taking an 18th Century Litature course? Here's a brief overview of the century's most important poets, poems, historical events, and themes.
Popular short stories for students and teenagers. Great choices for those new to the short story and experienced readers.
'The Emperor's New Clothes' is a fairy tale for children, but this is also a story of perceptive comment on the human condition. In this review I look at the story, its history and its great wisdom
A brief explanation of the difference between myths, legends, fairy tales, folktales, and fables.
Samuel Johnson's views are colored by the critical creed of his time, the rules of neo-classicism. In his "Preface", He firstly considers the excellence of Shakespeare, then turns to his defects.
Heading home after a week of work, Jessi meets an elderly gentleman to whom she ceases the opportunity to share her story. The evil to continues planning her demise.
If you’re looking for the summary or “buod” of the famous Filipino ‘awit’ and masterpiece Florante at Laura written by Francisco “Balagtas” Baltazar you’re on the right page because I’ve included both...
Many have wondered if William Shakespeare was merely a pseudonym of many writers combined, while others believe that Edward de Vere, Earl of Oxford was the true author.
This hub dwells upon the characteristics of Middle English Literature. Some people also call it Medieval English Literature. Whatever may be the case, you can read about Middle English Literature in this hub.
The most popular of Oscar Wilde's plays, The Importance of Being Earnest appears to be a comedy of manners. But the humor goes deeper than that, as Wilde satirizes Victorian society and expectations.