2020-21

What do you understand by the term ‘oral literature’? Illustrate.

Question 5: What do you understand by the term ‘oral literature’? Illustrate. Ans: ‘Oral Literature,’ also referred as ‘Folklore,’ is a’verbal art,’ that is, an art that is presented verbally and passed orally from individual to individual, generation to generation, place to place, and so on. Traditional forms of entertainment are referred to as oral […]

2020-21

How does a film that has been adapted from a story/novel affect our understanding of the text through the shift of perspective? Illustrate.

Question 3: How does a film that has been adapted from a story/novel affect our understanding of the text through the shift of perspective? Illustrate. Ans: Due to the powerful visual qualities of both mediums, there has been a tight link between literature and film from the beginning of cinema. D. W. Griffith aspired to […]

2020-21

What do you understand by the term ‘comparative literature’?

Question 1. What do you understand by the term ‘comparative literature’? 20 Ans: Comparative Literature is referred to as the study of literary writings that cross the borders of traditions around the globe, historical periods, genres, forms, and subjects, as well as literature between other kinds of cultural interpretation. Furthermore, rather than referring exclusively to individual pieces […]