Tudor Period 1485-1603 : Age of Innocence and Age of Great Writers . Quick Revision Points of English literature Tudor period

Important Points on Tudar Period for UGC NET , PGT TGT English literature Notes Introduction Intellectual background: Renaissance Associated movements: Humanism & Reformation. The new geographic discoveries broadened imaginationInfluence of Italians like Dante, Aristotle & Petrarach Literary experimentation. Fall of Constantinople Immediate cause of the spread of learning– Fall of Constantinople (1453)Constantinople—capital of the ByzantineContinue reading “Tudor Period 1485-1603 : Age of Innocence and Age of Great Writers . Quick Revision Points of English literature Tudor period”

Elizabethan Theatre: Beginnings Important Time Period or Time Line of Elizabethan Age and Points

Elizabethan Theatre: Beginnings Early 16th c. travelling actors.Considered vagabonds and thievesLater, a licenses were given to nobles for maintaining actorsThus, acting troupes came into being. Acting Troupes :Played in the courtyards of taverns (called Inn-yards). Temporary stage erected Permanent Theatres. The 1st permanent theatre was James Burbage’s ‘The Theatre’ Theatre Timeline 1564: On April 23Continue reading “Elizabethan Theatre: Beginnings Important Time Period or Time Line of Elizabethan Age and Points”

Works of William Shakespeare . Free Notes and Litchart PDFs on william Shakespeare works.

Important points on william Shakespeare works and free pdf notes. UGC NET PGT English TGT English literature Notes. Early comedies of Shakespeare Love’s Labour’s Lost (printed 1598) No major source.Has elements of comedy of manners Themes Pretensions are deflated.Love conquers all. Unrealistic atmosphere of games and festive play. At the end, characters achieve maturity inContinue reading “Works of William Shakespeare . Free Notes and Litchart PDFs on william Shakespeare works.”

Early Romantics: History , Background and important events of Romantic Age. Age of Wordsworth and important events of this period

PGT TGT English literature Free Notes on Early Romantic . important points on romanticism . UGC NET PGT TGT English literature Free Notes and PDFs. Early Romantics Principles of Early Romantic Poetry Revolted against Industrialization and modernity. Aristocratic and urban values of the Age of Enlightenment. Scientific rationalization of natureSupported. Strong and sublime emotion (includingContinue reading “Early Romantics: History , Background and important events of Romantic Age. Age of Wordsworth and important events of this period”

Early Romantics: History , Background and important events of Romantic Age. Age of Wordsworth and important events of this period

PGT TGT English literature Free Notes on Early Romantic . important points on romanticism . UGC NET PGT TGT English literature Free Notes and PDFs. Early Romantics Principles of Early Romantic Poetry Revolted against Industrialization and modernity. Aristocratic and urban values of the Age of Enlightenment. Scientific rationalization of natureSupported. Strong and sublime emotion (includingContinue reading “Early Romantics: History , Background and important events of Romantic Age. Age of Wordsworth and important events of this period”

T. S. Eliot (1888 – 1965) Important Points On T.S Eliot

PGT TGT NET English Literature Notes and PDFs on T.S Eliot T.S Eliot And Important Points Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St. Louis, Missouri in Midwestern America on 26th September, 1888. He was a famous poet, playwright and critic. His father was Henry Ware Eliot, a successful businessman and his mother Charlotte Stern wasContinue reading “T. S. Eliot (1888 – 1965) Important Points On T.S Eliot”

Kamla Das (1934 – 2009) PGT TGT NET Important points On Kamla Das .

Kamla Surayya also known by her one time pen name Madhuikutty and Kamala Das, was an Indian . English poet, and a leading Malyalam author from Kerala. “An Introduction” is a poem by Das which has famous line – “I am an Indian very brown, born in Malabar, I speak three languages, write in twoContinue reading “Kamla Das
(1934 – 2009) PGT TGT NET Important points On Kamla Das .”

JOHN KEATS(1795-1821) Important Facts about John Keats and His works.

PGT TGT NET English Literature Notes on John Keats and PDFs. Keats’ father was the manager of the livery stables of his father-in-law in Moorfields, and died when he was 8. His mother Frances Jennings remarried but was soon separated from her second husband, and died of TB when he was 14 John was theContinue reading “JOHN KEATS(1795-1821) Important Facts about John Keats and His works.”

P.B Shelley (1792-1822) Important Points on P.B Shelley for PGT TGT NET English Literature Exam and Free Notes PDFs.

Born at Sussex as the eldest son of Timothy Shelley, a country squire.At Eton College, his independent spirit won him the nickname “Mad Shelley” and “Eton Atheist”. While at Eton he wrote 2 wild Gothic romances Zastrozzi (1810) and St. Irvyne, or The Rosicrucian (1811). Atheistic themes of irresponsible self-indulgence & violent revenge. Also wroteContinue reading “P.B Shelley (1792-1822) Important Points on P.B Shelley for PGT TGT NET English Literature Exam and Free Notes PDFs.”

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