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||The Merchant's Tale within The Canterbury Tales: Cultural and literary contexts|
|12.00pm||The Merchant's Tale: May, a feminist hero?|
|1.45pm||Chaucer's narrative technique in The Merchant's Tale|
|2.45pm||The significance of the garden in The Merchant's Tale|