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Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition Foundations The Epic Of Gilgamesh Genesis And The Documentary Hypothesis The Deuteronomistic History Isaiah Job HomerThe Iliad HomerThe Odyssey Sappho And Pindar Aeschylus Sophocles Euripides Herodotus Thucydides Aristophanes Plato Menander And Hellenistic Literature Catullus And Horace Virgil Ovid Livy, Tacitus, Plutarch Petronius And Apuleius The Gospels Augustine Beowulf The Song Of Roland El Cid Tristan And Isolt The Romance Of The Rose Dante AlighieriLife And Works Dante AlighieriThe Divine Comedy Petrarch Giovanni Boccaccio Sir Gawain And The Green Knight Geoffrey ChaucerLife And Works Geoffrey ChaucerThe Canterbury Tales Christine De Pizan Erasmus Thomas More Michel De Montaigne Fran Ois Rabelais Christopher Marlowe William ShakespeareThe Merchant Of Venice William ShakespeareHamlet Lope De Vega Miguel De Cervantes John Milton Blaise Pascal Moli Re Jean Racine Sister Juana In S De La Cruz Daniel Defoe Alexander Pope Jonathan Swift Voltaire Jean Jacques Rousseau Samuel Johnson Denis Diderot William Blake Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe William Wordsworth Jane Austen Stendhal Herman Melville Walt Whitman Gustave Flaubert Charles Dickens Fyodor Dostoevsky Leo Tolstoy Mark Twain Thomas Hardy Oscar Wilde Henry James Joseph Conrad William Butler Yeats Marcel Proust James Joyce Franz Kafka Virginia Woolf William Faulkner Bertolt Brecht Albert Camus Samuel Beckett ConclusionListening Length Hours And Minutes


10 thoughts on “Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition

  1. says:

    I don t study to know , but to ignore less Juana In s de la Cruz1 Foundations2 The Epic of Gilgamesh3 Genesis and the Documentary Hypothesis4 The Deuteronimistic History5 Isaiah6 Job7 Homer The Iliad8 Homer The Odyssey9 Sappho and Pindar10 Aeschylus11 Sophocles12 Euripides13 Herodotus14 Thucy


  2. says:

    This is also available as a 14 disk DVD set with accompanying book of 589 pages The book does not have an ISBN.


  3. says:

    In the back of my mind I always knew but this lecture series really reinforced it I have basically no interest in 19th century Western literature with the exception of philosophy and Russian literature Luckily there are about 80 other lecturers which are all really well done.


  4. says:

    Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition is a great introduction to the vast ocean of authors in the West today Some of the summaries were really fun, and some were really boring a mixed bag from different professors This took me 84 hours to get through, so you can imagine that there were some good days and bad an


  5. says:

    I love The Great Courses, but I didn t love this one After a while, I began to ask myself, did I really need to be stepped through the plots especially of familiar works, such as The Importance of Being Earnest Heffernan, who teaches this section, disects the plot of one major work by each author He provides a rather conventional a


  6. says:

    One of my favorite Teaching Company set of lectures.


  7. says:

    84 lectures on Great Authors A long slog, but I feel like I learned something today Great stuff.


  8. says:

    is listening with wandering attention the audiobook equivalent of skimming


  9. says:

    I just love all the great courses, but this one was satisfying, edifying, and a joy to listen too.


  10. says:

    This is, as far as it goes, an excellent series of lectures on one collection of professors and probably editors etc version of the Western Canon While their selected authors reflect a generally traditional interpretation of what constitutes the Western Literary Tradition it would be impossible to tackle so large a topic without innumerable lamentable omissions, or without steppin


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