Course title:


English Literature of the Enlightenment (From Restoration to Romanticism)


Tutor:  Yordan Kosturkov



Mode of delivery:

Course place and status within the program


Core subject


Competence expectations


Course is delivered in English and students are expected to have sufficient language proficiency


Aims and objectives of the course


Students shall implement their knowledge of literature in their day to day work as professionals of English


Weekly organization of topics & reading assignments


Formal lecture 2-4 hours (and seminars 2 hours)


Course requirements


Read the books included in the list of recommended reading


Mode of assessment


Written examination




Blamires H. A Short history of English literature

Daiches, David. A Critical history of English literature. Secker and Warurg: London

Evans, Ifor (Sir). English literature. London

Ford, Boris. (Ed.)  The Pelican guide to English literature

Mincoff, Marco. A History of English Literature

Raleigh, Walter. The English novel

Sampson, George. The Concise Cambridge history of English literature

Ward AW and Weller, AR. Cambridge history of English literature in 15 volumes. Cambridge

Wilson, FP and Dobree, B. (Eds.).Oxford history of English literature. Oxford