THE PURITAN AGE (1625-1660)

He who stops being better stops being good. Oliver Cromwell  A GENERAL OUTLOOK 17th century England faced great social changes, the progress that these changes brought about provided better standards of living for … Continue reading THE PURITAN AGE (1625-1660)

EDWARD MORGAN FORSTER (1879-1970)

BIOGRAPHY E. M. Forster was born in London in 1879 and died in Coventry in 1970. As a child he was educated by his mother and did not attend regular … Continue reading EDWARD MORGAN FORSTER (1879-1970)

LITERATURE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

MODERNISM ‘Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language. … The meaning of a word is its use in the language.’ The literary and … Continue reading LITERATURE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY