Literature-in-English Syllabus for 2015 Jamb CBT Examination

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Literature-in-English Syllabus for 2015 Jamb CBT Examination

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The word syllabus simply means is an outline and
summary of topics to be covered in an education or
training course. And the aim of accessing this Literature in English syllabus is for easy studying, to have the knowledge of the area of concentration on all the Literature in English topics

NOTE: a syllabus is always set and outlined by the
examination, so nothing would be set outside the topics outlined. To be a guru in Literature in English all you need to make sure you know everything about Literature in English

Literature in English has tons of textbooks and here are
the recommended Literature in English textbooks and
also list of African and Non-African PEOMS, NOVELS, and PLAYS books

African and Non-African PEOMS, NOVELS AND PLAYS
Drama: African:
Femi Osofisan: Women of Owu

Non African:
William Shakespeare:TheTempest

Pros: African:
Asare Konadu:]A woman in Her Prime
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Purple Hibiscus

Non African:
Ernest Hemingway:The Old Man and The Sea

Poetry: African:
Gbemisola Adeoti;Hard lines
P.O.C. Umeh:Ambassadors of Poverty
iii. Shola Owonibi: Homeless not Hopeless
Syl Cheney-Coker:Myopia
Jared Angira:Expelled

Non African:
John Donne:The Sun Rising
Sir Walter Raleigh:TheSoul’s Errand
iii. Langston Hughes: Negro Speaks of Rivers
John Fletcher:Upon an Honest Man’s Fortune.
Literature in English textbooks

Gbemisola, A. (2005). Naked Soles, Ibadan Kraft
Eruvbetine, A. E. et al (1991). Poetry for Secondary
Hayward, J. (ed.) (1968). The Penguin Book of English
Verse, London Penguin
Johnson, R. name(s)? (eds.) (1996). New Poetry from
Kermode, F. name(s)? (1964). Oxford Anthology of
English Literature, Vol. II
Senanu, K. E. and Vincent, T. (eds.) (1993). A Selection of African Poetry
Sonyinka, W. (ed.) (1987). Poems of Black Africa
Wendy Cope (1986). Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis

Abrams, M. H. (1981). A Glossary of Literary Terms, (4th
Edition) New York,
Holt Rinehalt and Winston Emeaba, O. E. (1982). A
Dictionary of Literature
Murphy, M. J. (1972). Understanding Unseen, An
Introduction to English Poetry and English Novel for
Overseas Students, George Allen and Unwin Ltd.
Nwachukwu-Agbada, J. O. J. (2011). Exam Focus:
Literature in English, Ibadan: UP Plc. Wisdomline Pass at Once JAMB.

Read the outline syllabus listed below, so you can start
your studying now
DRAMA: You are to know all the types of DRAMA which
are comedy, tragedy etc

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