Comparing Two Classical: Popes Mock Epic vs. Beowulfs Serious Epic
Alexander Popes writing style has definitely changed the classical, serious epic, and
provided his readers with different perspectives of interpreting a narrative. By adding a
Was born in
February 6th in 1564 .
The son of a shoemaker
and a clergymans
Attended Corpus Christi
College where he studied
Palm Beach State College
Course Syllabus Classroom Course
General Class and Course Information
Course Number: ENL 2022
Course Title: English Literature After 1800
Term/Dates: Summer A 2015
Reference Number: 200000
Credit Hours: 3.0
I. Utopia is defined as a perfect social political community: Concerning the Best State of a
Commonwealth and the New Island.
A. Hythloday describes a dinner he once attended in England with Cardinal Morton,
who was then Chancellor to Henry
I. The Middle Ages covered all the events from the collapse of the Roman Empire to the
Renaissance and Reformation period.
A. The adjective medieval comes from the Latin root medium (which means middle),
and aevum (which means age).
17th Century Outline
I. The kings of this era were more inclined towards literary works. One of them wrote the
treatises on government and witchcraft, and some poetry.
A. Executive power was transmitted through a Lord Protector.
B. The early seventeenth
~Struggling through the roar of this humiliating monster
A monster that can eat you alive when confronting him
This monster inside of you that blocks all the opportunities to love
Opportunities that could teach you the hard way or the easy wa
Whither thou goest my alluring lost love?
Alas, my love come back, my heart thou shove.
I prithee and durst, seek me by the sea
Canst thou wit how much I love thee?
Thou wit my heart bleeds, see what ye hath wrought.
Thou dearth love hath
16th Century Outline
I. The development of the English language in the sixteenth century is linked at least indirectly to
the consolidation and strengthens of the English State.
A. During the fifteenth century a few English clerics and government offici