JDG-BL | ISBN 978-1933147-68-0

British Literature: Traditions and Change, Great Books Discussion Guide

JDG-BL | ISBN 978-1933147-68-0
British Literature: Traditions and Change, Great Books Discussion Guide
Great Books discussion guides for the Many Voices Literature series focus on selections that the Great Books Foundation recommends for close reading and discussion using the Foundation's Shared Inquiry™ method. Each discussion guide includes discussion questions and easy-to-implement interpretive activities so students get the most out of their reading. The text of the selections is not included.
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Contents

This discussion guide includes questions and activities for the following selections:
  • Beowulf (epic poem)Burton Raffel, translator
  • The Pardoner's Tale (poem)Geoffrey Chaucer
  • The Wife of Bath’s Tale (poem)Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Macbeth (drama)William Shakespeare
  • A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning (poem)John Donne
  • Paradise Lost (epic poem)John Milton
  • A Modest Proposal (essay)Jonathan Swift
  • Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard (poem)Thomas Gray
  • Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey (poem) William Wordsworth
  • The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (poem)Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Ode on a Grecian Urn (poem)John Keats

Nature and Art in Romantic Poetry (poems)

  • To a MouseRobert Burns
  • The TygerWilliam Blake
  • Composed Upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802William Wordsworth
  • The World is Too Much with UsWilliam Wordsworth
  • OzymandiasPercy Bysshe Shelley
  • To a SkylarkPercy Bysshe Shelley
  • On First Looking into Chapman’s HomerJohn Keats
  • When I Have Fears that I May Cease To BeJohn Keats
  • Ode to a NightengaleJohn Keats
  • The Lady of Shalott (poem)Alfred, Lord Tennyson
  • Malachi’s Cove (short story)Anthony Trollope
  • The Rocking-Horse Winner (short story)D. H. Lawrence
  • Araby (short story)James Joyce
  • Shooting an Elephant (essay)George Orwell
  • B. Wordsworth (short story)V.S Naipaul