NOC:Literary Criticism (From Plato to Leavis)


Lecture 1 - Introduction


Lecture 2 - Aristotle's Poetics - Session 1


Lecture 3 - Aristotle's Poetics - Session 2


Lecture 4 - Aristotle's Poetics - Session 3


Lecture 5 - Longinus' Sublimity, Genius, Art


Lecture 6 - Longinus' On the Sublime - Session 2


Lecture 7 - Longinus' On the Sublime - Session 3


Lecture 8 - Scott James' The First Romantic Critic


Lecture 9 - Philip Sidney's - An Apology for Poetry - Session 1


Lecture 10 - Philip Sidney's - An Apology for Poetry - Session 2


Lecture 11 - Philip Sidney's - An Apology for Poetry - Session 3


Lecture 12 - Philip Sidney's - An Apology for Poetry - Session 4


Lecture 13 - The Foundations of Western Philosophy


Lecture 14 - Horace's Ars Poetica


Lecture 15 - John Dryden's 'Preface to The Fables'


Lecture 16 - Critical Importance of Aphra Behn


Lecture 17 - Samuel Johnson's Preface to Shakespeare - Session 1


Lecture 18 - Samuel Johnson's Preface to Shakespeare - Session 2


Lecture 19 - Samuel Johnson's Preface to Shakespeare - Session 3


Lecture 20 - Samuel Johnson's Preface to Shakespeare - Session 4


Lecture 21 - Wordsworth's 'Preface to Lyrical Ballads'


Lecture 22 - Coleridge's 'Biographia Literaria' (Chapter 13 and 14)


Lecture 23 - Shelley's A Defence of Poetry - Part 1


Lecture 24 - Shelley's A Defence of Poetry - Part 2


Lecture 25 - Shelley's A Defence of Poetry - Part 3


Lecture 26 - Shelley's A Defence of Poetry - Part 4


Lecture 27 - Introduction to Peter Barry's Literary Theory


Lecture 28 - Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Women


Lecture 29 - Edgar Allan Poe's The Poetic Principle - Part 1


Lecture 30 - Edgar Allan Poe's The Poetic Principle - Part 2


Lecture 31 - Leo Tolstoy's What is Art?


Lecture 32 - Matthew Arnold's Study of Poetry


Lecture 33 - Matthew Arnold's Sweetness and Light


Lecture 34 - Russian Formalism


Lecture 35 - Henry James 'The Art of Fiction' (Session 1)


Lecture 36 - T.S. Eliot's 'Tradition and Individual Talent'


Lecture 37 - T.S. Eliot's 'Tradition and Individual Talent' (Session 2)


Lecture 38 - Virginia Woolf's 'Modern Fiction'


Lecture 39 - Virginia Woolf's 'Modern Fiction' (Session 2)


Lecture 40 - Virginia Woolf's 'A Room of One's Own'


Lecture 41 - Virginia Woolf's 'A Room of One's Own' (Session 1)


Lecture 42 - Virginia Woolf's 'A Room of One's Own' (Session 2)


Lecture 43 - Virginia Woolf's 'A Room of One's Own' (Session 3)


Lecture 44 - Rene Wellek's The New Criticism: Pro and Contra


Lecture 45 - Walter Benjamin's The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - 1


Lecture 46 - Walter Benjamin's The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - 2


Lecture 47 - Walter Benjamin's The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - 3


Lecture 48 - Walter Benjamin's The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - 4


Lecture 49 - Walter Benjamin's The Storyteller


Lecture 50 - FR Leavis


Lecture 51 - FR Leavis's 'The Great Tradition' (Session 1)


Lecture 52 - FR Leavis's 'The Great Tradition' (Session 2)


Lecture 53 - FR Leavis's 'The Great Tradition' (Session 3)