Essay on Vowel and British Poetry Assignment
Max. Marks: 100
Assignment Code: MEGO 1 ll'MA120 10- 1 1
In a conventional class your teacher would have discussed your assignment with you, pointed out what made a good essay and what a bad one. We have done exactly the same thing in Unit 52 of the
Thereafter decide upon a topic, i.e. a period or literary group in the history of
British Poetry. You may, if you wish, select a topic from the list given in 52.2.1 (p.70).
Alternatively, you could write on a British poet of your choice. You may write on a poet discussed in the units, i.e. on the syllabus, or even a poet we have not discussed in detail such as Robert Burns,
G M. Hopkins, R.S. Thomas, Ted Hughes or …show more content…
MASTERS DEGREE IN ENGLISH (MEG-03)
THE BRITISH NOVEL
ASSIGNMENT (BASED ON BLOCKS 1-9)
Maximum Marks: 100
Programme : MEG-03
Section I is compulsory. Attempt four questions from section 11. You must attempt
-five q uestions in all. All questions carry equal marks.
1. In what ways can we look at fiction as history? Give suitable examples.
How does Fielding's social consciousness affect his point of view in 'Tom Jones'?
Discuss the use of humour in 'Pride and Prejudice'.
'Wuthering Heights' can be viewed as a conflict between the savage and the civilized. Do you agree? Give reasons in support of your answer.
How does 'Great Expectations' highlight sociological problems in relation to an individual's ambitions?
Discuss 'Middlemarch' in the light of determinism.
Is the portrayal of white women different from that of African women in 'Heart of
Darkness'? Illustrate with suitable examples.
Comment on Joyce's point of view in 'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man'.
Comment on the representation of Hinduism in 'A Passage to India'.
Discuss Muriel Spark's narrative technique with special reference to 'The Prime of
Course Code: MEG-04/TMA/2010-11
Max. Marks: 100
Answer question no. 1 which is compulsory, and any four from the remaining questions. 1 Write short notes on any two of the following. Illustrate your answer with examples: (20)