This volume includes over twenty of c s lewis's most important literary essays, written between 1932 and 1962 the topics discussed range from chaucer to kipling, from 'the literary impact of the authorized version' to 'psycho-analysis and literary criticism,' from shakespeare and bunyan to sir walter scott and william morris. Study guides to the works of cs lewis the chronicles of narnia the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe: educator's guide to the lion, the witch, and the wardrobe. Literature the most comprehensive, accurate, and useful guides to classic and contemporary lit on the internet whether you're studying hamlet or hunger games, we'll make sure you get the big idea. Abstract of the ma thesis motifs of good and evil in fantasy series chronicles of narnia by cslewis and his dark materials by ppullman (kharkiv, 2010) written by vicoria s grivina (research advisor - assoc prof ya jadanov) the thesis investigates notions of good an evil as seen by c.
The surprising imagination of c s lewis provides an in-depth analysis of lewis' works and how he uses his imagination to harness the readers' imaginations--such an interesting way to analyze literature. Chronicles of narnia book review: the lion, the witch & the wardrobe while few christians may have read all seven books in cs lewis' chronicles of narnia, a vast majority are familiar with the second book in the series. Learn timeless principles from one of the world's greatest authors cs lewis was the greatest christian apologist of the twentieth century he was also the author of works of fiction, including the chronicles of narnia, and of philosophy, including the abolition of man.
Literature study guides for all your favorite books get chapter summaries, in-depth analysis, and visual learning guides for hundreds of english literary classics. There are 7 books in the chronicles of narnia series and aslan appears in all of them here are some quotes from some of the other books in the series that reveal further information about the true identity of aslan. Reading michael ward's book planet narnia is like reading jim jordan for c s lewis ward shows how the planets, which, as conceived by medieval astrology, had for lewis a permanent value as spiritual symbols, are a major driving force behind the chronicles of narnia.
The lion, aslan uses magic for good to help save narnia from the evil white witch as aslan represents christ, who sacrifices himself for the son of adam in order to save the world his sacrifice is performed by the evil witch in occult-like fashion amongst chantings, fire and blood. Get chapter summaries, in-depth analysis, and visual learning guides for hundreds an analysis of the novel the jungle by upton sinclair of a comparison of scientific theories and creationism in modern society english literary classics lewis's the chronicles of narnia series. Barratt, david narnia: c s lewis and his worldgrand rapids, mich: kregel, 2005 a useful introduction to lewis for the general reader the first two chapters deal with the narnia stories.
The chronicles of narnia consist of a series of seven fantasy novels for children by cs lewis, including the lion, the witch and the wardrobe the books, listed below in the order in which the cs lewis wanted them to be read, are . Aslan aslan is the noble golden lion who epitomizes the goodness and justice of narnia when the pevensie children first hear his name, they immediately feel powerful sensations that they cannot understand. The chronicles of narnia unit study by amelia harper in the fall issue of the old schoolhouse magazine, we featured an article about the chronicles of narnia and a fascinating interview with douglas gresham, the stepson of cs lewis and a firm supporter of homeschooling.
The book is a literary and critical analysis of the relationship between ecology and christian ethics and philosophy as expressed in the writings of irish- born english writer clive staple lewis (1898-1963. Literature commentary: harry potter series 11 dec i think it's fair to say that few books have ever inspired as much controversy as jk rowling's hugely popular harry potter fantasy series. Elements of literary analysis plot summary setting character analysis theme symbolism and metaphor conflict moral plot summary the narrative structure of a story is divided into 5 parts organize, by list or diagram, the events of the story into the following points using as few words as possible.