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Format Title Author/Contributor Source
Other Special Topics in Literature: Milton's "Paradise Lost" (course) Mary Fuller http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm
Essay Who is Aphra Behn? Abigail Williams, Kate O'Connor
Other Reading Ulysses - visualising the text Patrick Lockley http://www.pgogy.com/james/
eBook Oroonoko: or, the Royal Slave Aphra Behn http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/b/behn/aphra/b42o/
eBook A Room of One's Own Virginia Woolf http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/w/woolf/virginia/w91r/
Audio Dickens's Points of View Jon Mee http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Essay Stephen Duck Jennifer Batt
Essay Mary Leapor Jennifer Batt
Video Jane Austen's Manuscripts Explored Kathryn Sutherland http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Jane Austen's Manuscripts Explored Kathryn Sutherland http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video The Watsons: Jane Austen Practising Kathryn Sutherland http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio The Watsons: Jane Austen Practising Kathryn Sutherland http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Essay The Georgians will inherit the earth... Stuart Lee http://ww1centenary.oucs.ox.ac.uk/machineaesthetic/the-georgians-will-inherit-the-earth
Image The Rose http://www.gutenberg.org/
Image Second Globe Theatre http://www.gutenberg.org/
Video World War I Poetry in England (lecture) Langdon Hammer http://oyc.yale.edu/english/engl-310/lecture-7
Video Ezra Pound (lecture) Langdon Hammer http://oyc.yale.edu/english/engl-310/lecture-9
Essay Elizabethan and Jacobean Theatres Kate O'ConnorKate O'Connor
Essay Post/Colonial Writing - Introduction Dominic Davies
eBook Finnegans Wake James Joyce http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/j/joyce/james/j8f/
eBook Ulysses James Joyce http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/j/joyce/james/j8u/
eBook A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man James Joyce http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/j/joyce/james/j8p/
eBook Dubliners James Joyce http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/j/joyce/james/j8d/
eBook Poems, on several occasions Ann Yearsley http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/dbooks/
eBook The royal captives: a fragment of secret history Ann Yearsley http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/dbooks/
eBook The farmer's boy; a rural poem Robert Bloomfield http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/dbooks/
eBook The earl of Essex. A tragedy Henry Jones http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/dbooks/
eBook Poems on several occasions Stephen Duck http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/dbooks/
Essay Eighteenth century labouring-class writing Jennifer BattJennifer Batt
Video Great Writers Inspire- An Introduction to the Project Joshua Carr http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Essay The Passion for Tales: an Introduction to Ros Ballaster’s Fabulous Orients (2005) Ros BallasterRos Ballaster
Essay Key works on the oriental tale. Recommended references Ros BallasterRos Ballaster
Audio Literature and Form 4: What is "Comparative Literature"? Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video Literature and Form 4: What is "Comparative Literature"? Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Literature and Form 3: Multiple Plotting Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video Literature and Form 3: Multiple Plotting Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Literature and Form 2: Chapters Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video Literature and Form 2: Chapters Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Literature and Form 1: Unreliable Narrators Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video Literature and Form 1: Unreliable Narrators Catherine Brown http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio What is a Great Writer? An academic panel discussion. Seamus Perry, Margaret Kean, Peter McDonald, Ankhi Mukherjee, Rebecca Beasley http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Video What is a Great Writer? An academic panel discusses the question. Seamus Perry, Margaret Kean, Peter McDonald, Ankhi Mukherjee, Rebecca Beasley http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Essay Victorian Poetry and Fiction: some historical and cultural dates Charlotte BarrettCharlotte Barrett
Essay Character and Environment in Thomas Hardy's Fiction Charlotte BarrettCharlotte Barrett
Essay Thomas Hardy Charlotte Barrett
Video Dons, Deaths and Detectives: Oxford in Crime Fiction Colin Bundy http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Dons, Deaths and Detectives: Oxford in Crime Fiction Colin Bundy http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Audio Julian Thompson on Wilkie Collins Julian Thompson http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/
Handout/Transcript Ben Johnson, 'The Alchemist' and Blackfrairs (transcript) Andrew Gurr http://www.gresham.ac.uk
Handout/Transcript Shakespeare, 'The Tempest' and its City Connections David Daniell http://www.gresham.ac.uk

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