Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

19th Century Poetry

Code: 309
Title: 19th Century Poetry
Rating: 3 Credit hours
Type: Core
One Semester of MA I
This course examines readings of the major British Romantic poets (Blake, Coleridge, and Keats) Attention is also given to literary and historical contexts.
The objective of the course is to introduce the salient elements of Romanticism as a philosophical and aesthetic movement and to read its impact upon the poetic discourse.
William Blake:  Auguries of Innocence, The Sick Rose, London, A Poison Tree, A Divine Image, From Milton: And Did  Those Feet, Holy Thursday, The Tyger, Ah Sun-flower S. T. Coleridge: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan, Dejection: An Ode John Keats:  Hyperion Book-I, Ode to Autumn, Ode to a Nightingale, Ode on a Grecian Urn
Through close reading of the poems the students will explain their understanding of the Romantic Movement and Romantic poetry.
Credit hours/ Marks:- 03

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