Clayesmore English Literature At As And A2 Level



A series of short talks for students studying Engish Literature in Years 12 and 13.


  • Keats: Nightingale Ode

    27/10/2010 Duración: 16min

    A short introduction to Keats's Ode to a Nightingale.

  • Keat Letters, an introduction

    20/10/2010 Duración: 21min

    A 20 minute introduction to some of the letters of John Keats, but really you need to read them. The Oxford Classics Edition is a very good single volume edition.

  • Revised Analysis of Fall of Hyperion

    18/10/2010 Duración: 27min

    An exploration of Keats's long poem, looking at the story itself and what Keats was trying to expore in his writing of it.

  • Keats: The Fall of Hyperion

    08/10/2010 Duración: 29min

    Keats's great late poem, The Fall of Hyperion, is a fusion of so much of his earlier writing and of his own wide reading.

  • Keats: Ode on Melancholy

    07/10/2010 Duración: 16min

    Short talk on Keats's Ode on Melancholy for students of A level English Literature.

  • Keats: To Autumn

    06/10/2010 Duración: 16min

    A 15 minute talk for A level students about Keats's extraordinary poem, To Autumn. This podcast tries to identify what it is about the poem that has led so many people to regard it as one of the finest poems in the English language.