The British Romantic Era

Module 12: The British Romantic Era

Part 1:

· Initial discussion board posts are due by 11:59 P.M. on Thursday. For your initial discussion post, you should:

· select one of the questions below:



· How does Romantic era literature express the concerns of writers of this period?

· What cultural concerns are evidenced by the writers of this era?

· How might gender norms be changing during this era?

· How do these works differ from works of previous eras of British Literature?


· write a well developed paragraph around 250 to 300 words that answers the question and includes:

· a clearly defined topic sentence

· at least one MLA formatted quotation from the assigned readings of literature for this module

· three or more sentences that explain how the quotation supports the topic sentence

· Be careful not to confuse editorial sections of the assigned readings with the literature (poems, stories, sermons, speeches, essays, etc.)