Mid Semester Examination – August 2008
Paper: OEN 131: British Literature: Anglo-Saxon to the Present
Note: You are encouraged to keep the answers as brief and concise as possible.
Answers exceeding the prescribed word limit may be penalized.
I. Answer any six of the following in not more than 200 words each (6x5=30)
II. Answer any two of the following in not more than 250-300 words each. (2x10=20)
• The questions are on novel, drama and poetry.
• Macbeth is not there for exam.
• The spacio-temporal location of ‘texts’ is important. E.g. the socio-political and economic conditions that produced these texts, genres like novel, sonnet, frame-narrative.
• All the best
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