Today’s sequence of lectures aims to develop students’ literary appreciation by offering analyses that will not only enhance their understanding of the text but also help them to embrace a range of other ideas which can be incorporated into their learning and made part of their examination preparations.
|11.00am||King Lear: The tragic pattern of the play|
|12.00pm||Family Relationships: King Lear as a domestic tragedy|
|1.45pm||King Lear: The roles of Lear and the fool|
|2.45pm||Close analysis of extracts/passages (beneficial for individual skills, personal interpretations, development of knowledge of the whole play, revision and exam technique)|