1-当代英国概--English Literature

当代英语国家概况 课件

Chapter Nine I.

English Literature

Old English Literature 1. Historical Background ---English literature begins around the 8th century, which is very different from English today ---Old English was the language of England or a long time before the Norman Conquest in A.D.1066 and for some 100 years afterward 2. Writers and their works ---Beowulf (about the 6th century) ---the study of English literature usually begins with the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf ---Beowulf is an Anglo-Saxon epic, in alliterative verse originating from the collective efforts of oral literature. ---the story tells how the hero Beowulf defeats the monster and finally receives his own death in fighting with a fire dragon.

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