Suggestion of Literary Criticism for 4th Year

4th Final Exam- 2020

  1. Discuss Arnold’s views on the features of good poetry
  2. What is the touchstone method? discuss its merits & demerits
  3. Discuss Mathew Arnold as a Critic
  4. Why does Eliot praise Donne’s capability to unify the intellectual thoughts and sensation of feelings?
  5. How does Eliot refute Johnson’s remark on the metaphysical poets?
  6. Discuss Eliot’s distinguish between ‘unification of sensibility’ and ‘dissociation of sensibility’.
  7. Discuss the role of the English novels in perpetuating imperial rule.
  8. Discuss ‘Conrad is both- imperialist and anti-imperialist’ as mentioned by Edward Said.
  9. What is contrapuntal reading and why it is recommended by Edward Said?
  10. Discuss the prose style of Terry Eagleton.
  11. Discuss Terry Eagleton’s views on Romanticism.
  12. How does Terry Eagleton link the rise of English to the crisis in modern civilization?