Category: Basics of Literature

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John Donne as a Metaphysical Poet

Metaphysical poetry emerged in the 17th century as a revolt against the contemporary fashion of poetr

Morality Plays in Literature? | History and Characteristics of Morality Plays

The Morality or Miracle plays have been based mainly on the Bible stories, carried out in or close to

Contribution of University Wits in English Literature

The University Wits were a group of well-educated scholars who wrote within the last years of the six

Camus’ Three Ways of Solving Absurdity of Human Life | Absurdism for Camus

Albert Camus was born on November 7, 1913, in Mondovi, a small village near the seaport city of Bone

The Romantic Revival in Poetry | Romantic Poetry Characteristics

Romanticism or romantic era, typically, is the expression when it comes to art of sharpened emotiona

What is Neoclassicism in Literature? | Characteristics of Neoclassicism

Neoclassicism means the revival of classical concepts. Now, each work of art has two elements, form &

How Renaissance Came to England? | Characteristics of Renaissance

The Renaissance denotes the gradual enlightenment of the human thoughts after the darkness of middle

How Art for Art’s Sake Movement was Started? Art for Art’s Sake Explained

“All art is quite useless”. This statement of Oscar Wilde is in his “Preface to The Pic