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Changes in Literature and Thought - History
What aided changes in literature and t…
Who is called the father of humanism?
Who wrote the Decameron?
Who is Lope de Vega?
New inventions i.e. The printing press
Petrarch
Boccaccio
A Spanish Renaissance dramatist
What aided changes in literature and t…
New inventions i.e. The printing press
Who is called the father of humanism?
Petrarch
15 terms
History Ch.17 Literature/Art
"Decameron" Giovanni Boccaccio
"The Prince" Niccolo Machiavelli
"David" Donatello
"David" Michelangelo
A collection of novellas written by this 14th-century Italian…
A political guidebook written to examine the imperfect conduc…
"Decameron" Giovanni Boccaccio
A collection of novellas written by this 14th-century Italian…
"The Prince" Niccolo Machiavelli
A political guidebook written to examine the imperfect conduc…
Literary history: Renaissance literature in England
Renaissance literature in England
the Renaissance
Elizabethan era
Jacobean era
1550-1660
is the rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Italy.
1558-1603
1603-1625
Renaissance literature in England
1550-1660
the Renaissance
is the rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Italy.
25 terms
Final: History and Augustan Literature
Octavian's names
Octavian's advisors
Octavian's lifespan
48 BC
Augustus... Princeps... Pater patriae... Imperator... Gaius Julius Caesar
Agrippa: right hand man in the military... Mycaenas: chief of po…
63 BC- 14 AD
battle of Pharsalus... -Caesar vs Pompey
Octavian's names
Augustus... Princeps... Pater patriae... Imperator... Gaius Julius Caesar
Octavian's advisors
Agrippa: right hand man in the military... Mycaenas: chief of po…
60 terms
Persian and Arabian literature history
The second largest religion in the world
Largest religion in the world
How many Muslims worldwide
Muslims come from a variety of what
Islam
Christianity
1.6 billion
Cultures
The second largest religion in the world
Islam
Largest religion in the world
Christianity
92 terms
NT History and Literature Exam 1
Who ruled during the time of Jesus?
What was promised in the Abrahamic Cov…
What was promised in the Davidic Coven…
Psalm 145: 13
The Romans
Abraham was named the father of many nations, kings will come…
2 Samuel 7: 8-16 ... The Davidic line will be kings forever. (Je…
A faithful god.
Who ruled during the time of Jesus?
The Romans
What was promised in the Abrahamic Cov…
Abraham was named the father of many nations, kings will come…
38 terms
Literature History of Theater
History : theater
History : job of a playwright
History : symbol for theater
Ancient : year of 1st recorded form of…
a place for seeing
write scripts
masks of comedy and tragedy
600 B.C.
History : theater
a place for seeing
History : job of a playwright
write scripts
Learning the language of literature: reading history through literature
History
Informative nonfiction
Historical fiction
History
Is a subject not only for textbooks and nonfiction but for fi…
Provides factual accounts of past events, places, and people.
Combines fact and fiction in a story set in the past.
Presents factual information about past events, places, and p…
History
Is a subject not only for textbooks and nonfiction but for fi…
Informative nonfiction
Provides factual accounts of past events, places, and people.
43 terms
History of European Literature Final
Orestes
Agamemnon
Clytemnestra
Cassandra
He is the son of Clytamnestra and Agamemnon and the brother o…
The King of Argos, the husband of Clytemnestra, and the comma…
The play's protagonist, she is Agamemnon's wife and has ruled…
A Trojan priestess, captured by Agamemnon and carried to Argo…
Orestes
He is the son of Clytamnestra and Agamemnon and the brother o…
Agamemnon
The King of Argos, the husband of Clytemnestra, and the comma…
35 terms
Topic 16: Literature & History
文学
杰作
古典文学
现代文学
literature
masterpiece
classical literature
contemporary literature
文学
literature
杰作
masterpiece
16 terms
History Antebellum Literature
Thomas Cole and Thomas Doughty
Immanuel Kant
R.W. Emerson
H.D. Thoreau
Art: wild and misty landscapes
Critique of Pure reason - emphasized the limits of science an…
Transcendentalism; essayist, poet, popular lecturer. "The Ame…
Practiced Self-Reliance
Thomas Cole and Thomas Doughty
Art: wild and misty landscapes
Immanuel Kant
Critique of Pure reason - emphasized the limits of science an…
Renaissance History & Literature
ballad
heroic couplet
caesura
enjambed line (line of enjambment)
a narrative story or verse which was written to be sung & usu…
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter lines
a pause in the middle of a line of poetry caused by punctuation
a line of poetry with no punctuation at the end
ballad
a narrative story or verse which was written to be sung & usu…
heroic couplet
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter lines
28 terms
SAT Literature History Geography
abbess
abbey
aborigine
abridge
n.女修道院院长
n. 修道院
n.原土著居民
v.删减;缩短
abbess
n.女修道院院长
abbey
n. 修道院
African and Persian literature history
What kingdom conquered Egypt?
The Dausi
Aksum
How did the sonike kings become rich?
Kush
A sonike oral epic
A rich kingdom in Eastern Africa
By trading salt for gold
What kingdom conquered Egypt?
Kush
The Dausi
A sonike oral epic
43 terms
Muscial History and Literature Final
Bel Canto
Libretto
Opera buffa
Prima donna
(Italian "beautiful song") Italian style of singing, associat…
(Itailian, "little book") Text of an opera
Type of Italian opera of eighteenth century with comic plot,…
(Italian, "first lady") Leading woman of an opera company
Bel Canto
(Italian "beautiful song") Italian style of singing, associat…
Libretto
(Itailian, "little book") Text of an opera
31 terms
History of English Literature Midterm
Infant Joy
Infant Sorrow
The Lamb
The Tyger
William Blake
William Blake
William Blake
William Blake
Infant Joy
William Blake
Infant Sorrow
William Blake
17 terms
English 300 History of British Literature
Early Middle Ages
Late Middle Ages - Medieval Period
Early Modern Period - Renaissance - Hu…
Late Early Modern Period
Beowulf 8th - 10th Century
Canterbury Tales - Chaucer (1340 - 1400)... Lanval - Marie De Fr…
The Tempest - Shakespeare (1564-1616)... Sonnets - Surrey, Spens…
Paradise Lost - Milton (1608-1674)
Early Middle Ages
Beowulf 8th - 10th Century
Late Middle Ages - Medieval Period
Canterbury Tales - Chaucer (1340 - 1400)... Lanval - Marie De Fr…
history of African literature
3x larger than America
Kenya
oral literature
polytheistic
size of Africa
this country in Africa has its own mobile banking system
dealt with tribes, gods, and nature
belief in many gods
3x larger than America
size of Africa
Kenya
this country in Africa has its own mobile banking system
history of American literature
John Smith is remembered for writing a…
William Bradford is remembered for wri…
What religious spirit underlies Bradfo…
Samuel Sewall is remembered for writin…
The General History of Virginia
Of Plymouth Plantation
puritanism
The Diary
John Smith is remembered for writing a…
The General History of Virginia
William Bradford is remembered for wri…
Of Plymouth Plantation
25 terms
Literature in History II Midterm
John Winthrop
Anne Bradstreet
John Milton
Samuel Pepys
A Model of Christian Charity
The Prologue, The Author to Her Book, Contemplations
When I Consider How My Light Is Spent, Paradise Lost
The Diary
John Winthrop
A Model of Christian Charity
Anne Bradstreet
The Prologue, The Author to Her Book, Contemplations
89 terms
Music History & Literature (final)
ambrosian chant
antiphonal chant delivery
Ars Nova (~date; 2 features)
ballade (sectional scheme)
milan
choir splits into 2 choirs which alternate
early 1300's; contratenor, isorhythm
aab(c)
ambrosian chant
milan
antiphonal chant delivery
choir splits into 2 choirs which alternate
89 terms
Music History & Literature (final)
ambrosian chant
antiphonal chant delivery
Ars Nova (~dates; 2 features)
ballade (sectional scheme)
milan
choir splits into 2 choirs which alternate
early 1300's; contratenor, isorhythm
aab(c)
ambrosian chant
milan
antiphonal chant delivery
choir splits into 2 choirs which alternate
history of literature dates
1492
1514
1519-21
1526
Christopher columbus arrives in the bahamas
bartolome de las casas petitions spanish crown to treat nativ…
cortes conquers aztecs in mexico
spanish explorers bring first african slaves to south carolina
1492
Christopher columbus arrives in the bahamas
1514
bartolome de las casas petitions spanish crown to treat nativ…
Literature & History: Topic 16
文学
杰作
古典文学
现代文学
literature
masterpiece
classical literature
contemporary literature
文学
literature
杰作
masterpiece
9 terms
LIterature for history final
Dante
Thomas Moore
Erasmus
Rabelais
Divine Comedy... personal view
Utopia, perfect world
Praise of folly, not correct king there mistakes become yours
Gargantua and Pantagrua, made fun of news
Dante
Divine Comedy... personal view
Thomas Moore
Utopia, perfect world
History of Literature Quiz 3
Childe Harold's Pilgimage
Don Juan
Hymn to Intellectual Beauty
Ozymandias
Byron; nothing will satisfy him as much as he keeps going aft…
Byron; Haidee, Juan, Donna Julia; AB, AB, AB rhyming scheme
Shelley; charm, love, beauty; beauty comes to us; we recogniz…
Shelley; leader has his on statue; pride is shattered to sand…
Childe Harold's Pilgimage
Byron; nothing will satisfy him as much as he keeps going aft…
Don Juan
Byron; Haidee, Juan, Donna Julia; AB, AB, AB rhyming scheme
Sedes history/literature vocab
redress
whet
phantasma
sufferance
remedy or set right
sharpen
a sequence of real or imaginary images like those seen in a d…
absence of objection rather than genuine approval
redress
remedy or set right
whet
sharpen
Ancient History and Literature Quotes
"Rage:... Sing, Goddess, Achilles' rage,…
"It's not right... For a leader to march…
"You're nothing but trash. There's no…
"Yes, Andromache, I worry about all th…
Homer
Thersites
Odysseus
Hector
"Rage:... Sing, Goddess, Achilles' rage,…
Homer
"It's not right... For a leader to march…
Thersites
99 terms
Theatre History & Literature Characters
Madame Pernelle, mother of Orgon
Orgon, husband of Elmire
Elmire, wife of Orgon
Damis, son of Orgon
Tartuffe
Tartuffe
Tartuffe
Tartuffe
Madame Pernelle, mother of Orgon
Tartuffe
Orgon, husband of Elmire
Tartuffe
96 terms
History of Literature in English MT2
Samuel Johnson, Preface, Dictionary
Said by Samuel Johnson in the Diary of…
Rambler No. 60 ... Samuel Johnson
Boswell's Life of Johnson
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors: whet…
I don't mean Mrs. Thrale and Miss Burney when I talk of women…
...narratives of the lives of particular persons;...no specie…
Sir, I love the acquaintance of young people; because, in the…
Samuel Johnson, Preface, Dictionary
The chief glory of every people arises from its authors: whet…
Said by Samuel Johnson in the Diary of…
I don't mean Mrs. Thrale and Miss Burney when I talk of women…
60 terms
American Literature History Final
Mark Twain
Mark Twain
schadenfreude
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
started stand-up comedy... was a self deprecating comedian... king…
writer that used human condition as a literary theme... -all hum…
to take joy at the pain of others
wrote the revolt of mother, a story that criticizes patriarch…
Mark Twain
started stand-up comedy... was a self deprecating comedian... king…
Mark Twain
writer that used human condition as a literary theme... -all hum…
19 terms
Japanese History Midterm - Literature
Aizawa Seishisai, The New Theses of 1825
The Charter Oath, 1868
The Imperial Rescript on the Abolition…
Shiba Goro, Remembering Aizu
anti-foreignist response to coastal villages interacting with…
Meiji leaders sought to consolidate rule in emperor, 5 points…
document that formally disbanded the feudal domains (han), en…
member of samurai family in Aizu, documented the effects of t…
Aizawa Seishisai, The New Theses of 1825
anti-foreignist response to coastal villages interacting with…
The Charter Oath, 1868
Meiji leaders sought to consolidate rule in emperor, 5 points…
35 terms
Lesson 6 Literature and History
to stifle, to drown
soul
splinter
prison, jail
ahogar
el alma
la astilla
la carcel
to stifle, to drown
ahogar
soul
el alma
Literature and History Exam III
Hegel
Nietzche
Tieck
Marx
Argued for significant changes in philosophical and religious…
German philosopher... God is dead... Perspectivism... Complete ment…
German writer, editor, and novelist... Experimented with un-loc…
Marxism... Believed workers would unite and work to create a cl…
Hegel
Argued for significant changes in philosophical and religious…
Nietzche
German philosopher... God is dead... Perspectivism... Complete ment…
35 terms
Topic 16: Literature and History
文學
傑作
古典文學
現代文學
wénxué... literature
jiézuò... masterpiece
gǔdiǎn wénxué... classical literature
xiàndài wénxué... contemporary literature
文學
wénxué... literature
傑作
jiézuò... masterpiece
20 terms
Final Vocab History and Literature
absolute power
averice
august
alliteration
power that is absolute, unrestrained and unlimited
greed; desire for wealth
inspiring reverence; majestic
repetition of words
absolute power
power that is absolute, unrestrained and unlimited
averice
greed; desire for wealth
18 terms
History of Philippine Literature
Pre-colonial
Pre-colonial
Pre-colonial
Pre-colonial
Epics-Pilandok story telling
Myths
Fishing song
Chanting
Pre-colonial
Epics-Pilandok story telling
Pre-colonial
Myths
Mediaeval, Renaissance and Restoration Literature and History
1066
1215
1399
1415
Norman Conquest. William the Conqueror defeats King Harold at…
Magna Carta. King John signs a charter limiting royal power i…
Richard II driven from the throne by his cousin Henry Bolingb…
Battle of Agincourt, Henry V's most decisive victory in the H…
1066
Norman Conquest. William the Conqueror defeats King Harold at…
1215
Magna Carta. King John signs a charter limiting royal power i…
Literature-Art History Final
Friedrich Schiller- Ode to Joy
Goethe-The Sorrows of Young Werther
Darwin- The origin of Species
Marx-Communist Manifesto
It was a poem to the unity of brotherhood and mankind.
An important novel of the Sturm und Drang period in German li…
Description of evolution by natural selection
An important document in the forming of the communist class.
Friedrich Schiller- Ode to Joy
It was a poem to the unity of brotherhood and mankind.
Goethe-The Sorrows of Young Werther
An important novel of the Sturm und Drang period in German li…
80 terms
Review for Texas history/literature
Abolitionist
Ad interim
Adjutant
Alcalde
A person who believed slavery be ended
Only last for short time
Staff officer who assists the commanding officer
Town official like a mayor
Abolitionist
A person who believed slavery be ended
Ad interim
Only last for short time
43 terms
History of Latin Literature
Who is called the founder of Latin Lit…
Who was born a greek slave?
What style did Livius Andronicus write…
What does fabulae palliatae mean?
Livius Andronicus
Livius Andronicus
Saturnian Meter
(translated) Greek comedies
Who is called the founder of Latin Lit…
Livius Andronicus
Who was born a greek slave?
Livius Andronicus
16 terms
Reading History Through Literature
How does one distinguish fact from opi…
Historical Fiction Characters
Historical Fiction Setting
HF Plot
-CLARIFY statements of fact as true or false... -look for words…
-real characters... -made up characters... -often face problems tha…
-writers use their imaginations to describe settings... -try to…
-often influenced by setting... *this is because characters are…
How does one distinguish fact from opi…
-CLARIFY statements of fact as true or false... -look for words…
Historical Fiction Characters
-real characters... -made up characters... -often face problems tha…
20 terms
History of British literature
When did invasion 1 happen?
What did the britons do?
Celts?
Druids?
800-600 BCE
Settle Britain
Invaded Southern Europe (800-600 BCE)
Priest class that settled disputes
When did invasion 1 happen?
800-600 BCE
What did the britons do?
Settle Britain
15 terms
Opera History and Literature
What do we consider to be the "first"…
Name another composer and the title of…
List 3 style characteristics of early…
When was the Baroque Period?
Euridice - Jacopo Peri
Handel - Giulio Cesare... Monteverdi - Orfeo... Cavalli - Il Giason…
Monody... Chant-like... Harpsichord and light accompaniment
1600 - 1750
What do we consider to be the "first"…
Euridice - Jacopo Peri
Name another composer and the title of…
Handel - Giulio Cesare... Monteverdi - Orfeo... Cavalli - Il Giason…
Theatre History and Literature II
fragmented language
conversational dialogue
very extravagant costumes
obvious allegory
realism
realism
court theatre
court theatre
fragmented language
realism
conversational dialogue
realism
History Of British Literature
Name 5 authors who were part of the Re…
What event signaled the end of Anglo-S…
Who was Venerable Bede and why was he…
Who were scops?
Pepys, Daniel Defoe, Joseph Adison, Alexander Pope, Jonathan…
The Norman conquest
He was a monk who wrote the first history book
professional poets, who passed down stories though oral tradi…
Name 5 authors who were part of the Re…
Pepys, Daniel Defoe, Joseph Adison, Alexander Pope, Jonathan…
What event signaled the end of Anglo-S…
The Norman conquest
12 terms
Final: History of Latin Literature
Which 2 works did Homer write? Where w…
Did Homer exist?
What must something contain to be cons…
Who was Sappho?
The Illiad (last year of Trojan War, wrath of Achilles, divin…
The word "homeros" means hostage in Greek, so some scholars t…
invocatio, dactylic hexameter, objective, 3rd person, no emot…
poet from the island of Lesbos, first woman poet, wrote about…
Which 2 works did Homer write? Where w…
The Illiad (last year of Trojan War, wrath of Achilles, divin…
Did Homer exist?
The word "homeros" means hostage in Greek, so some scholars t…
History of Literature Final
Main characters: Volpone Mosca
Tonight, grave sir, both my poor house…
...... Thy copse too, named of Gamage tho…
...... And in mine hert doth keep his res…
Volpone - Ben Jonson
Inviting a Friend to Supper - Ben Jonson
To Penshurst - Ben Jonson
The Long Love that in my Thought Doth Harbor - Thomas Wyatt
Main characters: Volpone Mosca
Volpone - Ben Jonson
Tonight, grave sir, both my poor house…
Inviting a Friend to Supper - Ben Jonson
11 terms
British Literature Fall Exam History
Fall of the Roman Empire (in Britain)
Beowulf - composed orally; written down
Canterbury Tales & Chaucer
Battle of Hastings / Norman Invasion
409 CE
700 CE; 1000 CE
1387
1066
Fall of the Roman Empire (in Britain)
409 CE
Beowulf - composed orally; written down
700 CE; 1000 CE
93 terms
History of English literatures
Literature
Canon
Canon controversy
Literary History
Including both written and oral works.
Collection of works - according to the 'times' and 'culture'.…
Permanently established??... ideally: 1 canon with unambiguous l…
Literature was originally oral. Written literature was became…
Literature
Including both written and oral works.
Canon
Collection of works - according to the 'times' and 'culture'.…
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