ERIC Number: ED072466
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
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The Hues of English. NCTE Distinguished Lectures 1969.
National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.
The third volume in the NCTE Distinguished Lectures Series, this collection of papers includes (1) William Stafford on poetry and the language of everyday life, (2) Fred Stocking linking Shakespeare to his time and all time by analysing "temperance" in Sonnet 18, (3) Alan Downer discussing the nature of comedy in drama and the universal search for a harmonious relationship between men and women, (4) Nancy Larrick showing some of the effects of a changing world, with its emphasis on violence, on readers and potential readers, (5) Walker Gibson discussing composition and style as a reflection of and a creator of character, and (6) Harold Allen advocating language as the tie that binds together the elements of the English curriculum. (See also ED 028 160 for another volume in the Series.) (This document previously announced as ED 033 946.) (RH)
Descriptors: Characterization, Comedy, English Curriculum, English Education, Independent Reading, Language, Language Rhythm, Literary Styles, Literature Appreciation, Poetry, Prose, Reading Interests, Renaissance Literature, Writing (Composition)
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Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.