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British Literature

Basics of Anglo Saxon Life

Elizabeth deBeer

on 19 April 2012

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Transcript of British Literature

British Literature Life was hard: people basically worked and prayed and slept. No leisure, No education. Alliteration: repetition of initial consonant sound
"drowning in desolation" Kenning "Whale's home" Christian Views: Heaven Hell FATE ELEGY:
sad poem
--about death Heroic Poetry about heroes Planctus other than death sad poem about loss Anglo Saxons:449-1066 Elegiac Poetry Famous Anglo
Saxon works
"The Seafarer"
"The Wanderer"
singing poets Entertainment: "Heart Hunger" ASSONANCE Repetition of vowel sound.
"Old Oceans" Icy rain instead of warm cocoa
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