LIT3101 : Romantic and Victorian Prose

Convener(s): Professor Andrew Smith


Please note: This module may or may not run in any given semester. Please check with the tutor.

General Information

This module is on the core literature programme in the School of English. It aims to give a sound grasp of prose - novels and essays - from the late eighteenth to the late nineteenth century. We study authors such as Edmund Burke, Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley, William Hazlitt, Karl Marx, Jane Austen,  Charlotte Brontë, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Lewis Carroll, and Oscar Wilde. Teaching involves a mixture of lectures and seminars.


Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study


A close reading exercise (worth 30%) followed by a formal exam (worth 70%)

Contact Details

0114 22220217

Information last changed: Friday 09th of February 2018 :: 01:53:02 PM (GMT)

Please note: This module may or may not run in any individual session. Please check with the course convener.


The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK