Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

19th Century Poetry

Code: 309
Title: 19th Century Poetry
Rating: 3 Credit hours
Type: Core
Pre-requisites:
One Semester of MA I
Introduction:
This course examines readings of the major British Romantic poets (Blake, Coleridge, and Keats) Attention is also given to literary and historical contexts.
Objectives:
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.
Contents:
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
Outcome:
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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