England During the Last Years of Elizabeth, Age of the Stuarts, the Rise of the Puritans,
and the Age of Cromwell...
With the Beginnings of Paradise Lost
Tuesday: Outlines and Overviews
The Reign of Queen Elizabeth
The Arrival of King James (Stuart)--the 6th of Scotland and the 1st of England
The Rise of the Puritans
An Introduction to Paradise Lost.
"Epic as Cosmopoesis"--the Fishing Expedition
Close Readings and Examining of Book 1 of Paradise Lost
More on the History.
Finish Book 1 Discussion; Begin Book 2 Discussion
More on Puritans and Stuart Kings
Book 2 Discussion continued; Beginnings of Book 3
More on the Puritans
Readings for the Week:
Paradise Lost, Books 1--3.
"Epic as Cosmopoesis" by Dr. Louise Cowan
Readings from Western Civilization and Story of Christianity
EXPECT A VISIT FROM SIMON SCHAMA THIS WEEK!