TTC Video - Understanding Literature and Life: Drama, Poetry and Narrative
English | AVI | MPEG-4 748 kbps 640 x 480 29.970 fps | MP3 128 kbps 48000 Hz Stereo | 64 lectures, 30 minutes/lecture | 12GB
This course is an introduction to the major texts of Western culture.
Ranging from antiquity to the present, it places special emphasis on several of literature's most important aspects:
* The uniqueness of literary language
* The formal and generic conventions of literary production
* The position that literature occupies as a site for historical and ideological forces and conflicts
* The continuing human significance of the great works of the past and the present.