Graduate Institute in Liberal Arts
Literature Seminar and Tutorial Reading Lists - Spring
LITERATURE TUTORIAL READING LIST
Monday and Thursday, 5:00 – 6:15 p.m.
The reading assignment for the first tutorial should be completed before the first class meeting.
First assignment: Chaucer, Canterbury Tales, “The General Prologue” in Middle English (all Chaucer assignments will be in Middle English).
Weeks One through Six - 12 meetings
Chaucer, Canterbury Tales in Middle English (recommended text: Cawley edition). Assignments will be made by the tutor.
Weeks Seven through Eight - 4 meetings
Shakespeare, King LearSpring Break: Friday, March 14 – Sunday, March 30
Week Nine - 2 meetings
Weeks Ten through Sixteen - 14 meetings
The sonnet and other selected English lyric poetry: Wyatt, Surrey, Sidney, Shakespeare, Donne, Milton, Wordsworth, Keats, Hopkins, Eliot, Yeats, Stevens, et al.
LITERATURE SEMINAR READING LIST
Monday and Thursday, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
The reading assignment for the first seminar should be completed before the first class meeting.