Teaching the Modernists for A Level Literature
Why should you attend?
This is a day for you to explore the cultural and critical context of modernism and how to make use of this understanding to illuminate the literary texts set for examination at A Level. The course will be suitable for anyone teaching a modernist text such as Mrs Dalloway, The Waste Land, Dubliners, The Sound and the Fury, or for those studying Edexcel’s selection of modernist poetry.
What will the course cover?
- Providing students with a rich cultural context for their studies, whatever text they are studying.
- Making effective use of criticism around the text, including criticism about modernism.
- Creative and recreative ways of developing critical analysis and an understanding of a text’s modernist features.
- A chance to explore your particular text in the context of modernism, including what makes it distinctive.
As ever, an outstanding and inspirational experience – the place for CPD for English teachers.