Instructions: Develop an essay of 750-1000 words. Be sure to argue a particular point of view in your essay (your thesis) and cite varied examples from the readings in MLA format in order to support your perspective. Include a works cited page. Up to this point we have discussed two literary movements, naturalism and the Victorian era. You will select one era and you will discuss a literary movement in connection with one of our assigned readings. Select one of the following topics as the focus for your essay: 1. Discuss Wordsworth`s depiction of nature in one of the assigned poems from Lyrical Ballads. 2. Identify and discuss elements of nature in one of the assigned poems by Coleridge. 3. Discuss the problem of love in Wuthering Heights and how it fits with elements of Victorian literature. 4. Discuss the symbolic significance of the various settings in Wuthering Heights (Wuthering Heights, Thrushcross Grange and the moors) in connection with the elements of Victorian literature.
Name: Instructor: Course: Date: Wuthering Heights and Victorian literature The era of Victorian literature writings comes with much idealisms and realism. There are mixes and similarities that make them vary in books and other publications. Their poems have apparent drifts by the writers. These changes do not interfere with themes and elements which include the moral purpose, love and romance, imperialism and realism in life (Amigoni, 67). Wuthering Heights is an example of a literary work produced during the same time. The people, as portrayed in the book, were status-conscious, with Catherine leading in portraying sophistication. It is necessary to analyze how these issues came out in the book. It also shows how the theme fits as an element of Victorian Literature. Catherine has fallen in love with Heathcliff, whom the father came with fr