Life and Writings of John Milton Introductory lectures on Milton

  • Title: Life and Writings of John Milton
  • Author: Seth Lerer
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 344
  • Format: Six Audio CDs
  • Introductory lectures on Milton.

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    About "Seth Lerer"

    1. Seth Lerer

      Professor Seth Lerer 1956 is a contemporary Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Stanford University, specialising in historical analyses of the English language, in addition to critical analyses of the works of several authors, including in particular Geoffrey Chaucer.

    937 thoughts on “Life and Writings of John Milton”

    1. Prof Lerer s lectures aided me in understanding Milton and has readied my palate for some of Milton s works I have never before dug into On the other hand, his whole lecture series is centered around the theory that Milton s complete works are autobiographical and an attempt to justify his written art to his musical father I find that conjecture extremely hard to believe, but don t care enough to look into it Also, Dr Lerer has the hippie belief that the sound of the poem is somehow equally or [...]


    2. Justified enlightenment First offI recommend these lectures and the material covered despite the 3 rating Buy it, when it goes on deep discount.I first encountered Milton in a survey of English Lit in my first year of collegeked his story blind guy dictates an incredibly intricate poem to his daughters but hated his blank verse poetry In addition, to understand his poetry, one needed to be very well versed in the deep history of his allusionary characters and obscure words, AND be able to pass t [...]


    3. The Teaching Company course on Milton, taught by Seth Lerer, is a perfect companion piece to reading Milton s prose and poetry Lerer is excellent in describing the threads throughout Milton s writing, the multiple layers of meaning and interpretation as well as the historical evolution of themes and concerns, and he brought a passion to the subject that was engaging if at times somewhat strident and ranting.


    4. When I was in school I primarily took courses in science Now that I am retired I thought I might look into areas I neglected in my life such as poetry I chose this Great Course on The Life and Writings of John Milton as a way to obtain a lot of concise information so I would have a good understanding of Milton Professor Seth Lerer is a professor at Comparative Literature at Stanford.John Milton 1608 1674 is considered one of the great writers in the history of English literature This lecture ser [...]


    5. Another great course from The Teaching Company.I have started Paradise Lost The seventh albeit audio book I have finished this year.


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