The Stuff That Doesn't Change:
(It just gets longer. Literary History, Nobel/Pulitzer Winners)
Contest Info: format and general info
Check Your Knowledge!
Test your knowledge of the winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature (2015's is missing, but is Svetlana Alexievich, who is Belarusian)
Check your knowledge of some of the titles of Pulitzer Prize for Drama winners (titles are missing 1 word)
Quiz with Pulitzer Prize for Drama winners--quiz with all winners through 2014
Pulitzer Prize for Drama Must-Knows! (selected winners...learn these!!)
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction--Must Knows! Study and know these!! (selected ones, not all)
Can you match the Pulitzer Prize--Fiction work with its author?
Match the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction must-knows with their synopses
Quiz on Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winners--by year
Matching Nobel winners to their literature
Quiz on poetic meter, etc
Some Literary Terms--not too hard, not too easy
The Ultimate Lit Crit Terms Quiz!
Pulitzer winners for Fiction
Nobel Laureates--frequent winners and what they wrote
Alphabetical list of Literary Terms with explanations and samples
Handbook of Literary Terms by Holt Rinehart (interactive PDF):
Organized by Type:
Rhetorical Schemes: figures of speech that deal with patterns of words like word order, syntax, letters, and sounds (as opposed to the meaning of words, which are tropes)
Tropes: figures of speech with an unexpected twist in the meaning of words, as opposed to schemes, which only deal with patterns of words.
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The Stuff that Changes Every Year:
The List for 2016-2017:
Donne's Poetry explained by a professor