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English 45A Spring 2013: LITERATURE IN ENGLISH (CHAUCER TO MILTON)

SEMESTER SYLLABUS (subject to change)

NOTES AND ADMONITIONS (required reading)

SECTIONS AND GSI OFFICE HOURS


ANNOUNCEMENTS

Final Examination: 3-6 p.m. Tuesday 14 May, 210 Barrows

Norton Anthology, 9th edition (Note: You will find these poems in any edition of the Anthology.)

Readings for Monday, 22 April: Norton Anthology pp 1897-1901 (Introduction to Milton); "On the Morning of Christ's Nativity"; Sonnets: "On Shakespeare"; On his 23d birthday ("How soon hath time"); On his Blindness ("When I consider"); Paradise Lost, Book 1, lines 1-45. Also, glance at "Lycidas".

Readings for Monday, 15 April: Donne, Songs and Sonnets: "The Flea," "The Good-Morrow," "Song," "The Sun Rising," "The Canonization," "A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning," "The Ecstasy".

Readings for Wednesday, 17 April: Donne, Holy Sonnets 1, 5, 7, 10, 14; "Good Friday 1613: Riding Westward."



John Skelton, pp 564-8: all poems

Sir Thomas Wyatt, pp 646-61: "The long love that in my thought doth harbor"; "Whoso list to hunt"; "They flee from me" (both versions); "My lute awake"; "Mine own John Poins"

Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, pp 661-70: "The soote season"; "Love, that doth reign"; from "The Fourth Book of Virgil"

Sir Phillip Sidney, pp 1037-1101: Astrophil and Stella (pp 1084-1101): sonnets 1, 5-7, 31, 39, 71

Try this Chaucer reading on the Web!

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