"It's Greek to Me"

| No Comments

How to Read Literature Like a Professor 

Chapter 9 in How to Read Literature Like a Professor tells us that whether a story is fact or fiction, (myths) "we're chiefly concerned with how that story functions as material for literary creators..." Myths can be Shakespearean, biblical and folk/fairy tale and are all foundations for literature. We can recognize in the body of a story the "myth" and that makes for a richer more meaningful experience in literature.

Leave a comment

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by ValerieSusa published on September 19, 2010 5:22 PM.

"A narrow fellow in the grass....." was the previous entry in this blog.

Symbolism...more than one thing is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.

WordPress Appliance - Powered by TurnKey Linux