Tagged: analysis

No key could answer all the questions raised in Excellence in Literature.

Does EIL Have an Answer Key?

Does Excellence in Literature Have an Answer Key? No, this is a literature and writing course — there are no multiple choice questions. Because the Excellence in Literature courses are designed to prepare students...

Faerie Queene Introductory Materials

Faerie Queene Introductory Materials

This introduction to The Faerie Queene will help you to understand the time period when it was written, meet the author Edmund Spenser, and interpret the text’s allegory and verse structure. By Dr. George...

Inferno Cantos 12 to 17 Questions for Analysis by Stacy Esch

Inferno Cantos 12 to 17 Questions for Analysis by Stacy Esch

Inferno: Questions for Analysis Cantos XII – XVII by Stacy Esch, with illustrations selected by EIL staff Professor Esch’s original materials have been edited by the Excellence in Literature staff for use on this...

Inferno Cantos 1 to 5 Questions for Analysis by Stacy Esch

Inferno Cantos 1 to 5 Questions for Analysis by Stacy Esch

Inferno: Questions for Analysis, Cantos I – V by Stacy Esch [with illustrations selected by EIL staff] What is the “dark wood”? How did Dante get there? [see Introducing Canto I] What’s the significance...

Stacy Esch Resources

Stacy Esch Resources

Many thanks to Stacy Esch for providing these resources for Dante’s Divine Comedy, as well as a Tolkien essay (below) and sharing them with Excellence in Literature. Stacy Esch teaches composition and literature at West...

Introduction to Literature Videos

Introduction to Literature Videos

Videos referenced in Introduction to Literature (EIL1 Videos) Module 1 Audio for A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909) Audio for The Diamond Necklace by Guy de Maupassant (1850–1893) Dramatic Reading of The Ransom...

Dr. Randy Laist Analysis of Eudora Welty’s A Worn Path

Dr. Randy Laist Analysis of Eudora Welty’s A Worn Path

In this helpful video, Dr. Randy Laist from Goodwin College analyzes Eudora Welty’s short story, “A Worn Path.” Other Introduction to Literature (E1) videos