Pride and Prejudice Part 1: Crash Course Literature #411

Hi I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature and it is a truth universally acknowledged that a video series about world literature must be in want of a Jane Austen episode. / So here it is. Today, we’ll be discussing Pride and Prejudice, Austen’s Regency-era novel of life, liberty and bonnets. The book was […]

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To the Lighthouse: Crash Course Literature #408

To the Lighthouse: Crash Course Literature #408

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature, and today we’re letting Virginia Woolf take us to the lighthouse. Well, assuming the weather holds and we don’t get lost in our endless spiraling contemplation of the ephemerality of all human life. We’re gonna explore ‘To the Lighthouse’ as a modernist novel, examine its form […]

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Liberals, Conservatives, and Pride and Prejudice Part 2: Crash Course Literature 412

Liberals, Conservatives, and Pride and Prejudice Part 2: Crash Course Literature 412

Hi I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature. And today we’ll continue our discussion of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, a book that reads like it was written by your funny and mean best friend, who also happens to be a brilliant novelist and a pretty interesting moral philosopher. / I mean, I love […]

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