There’s no doubt that Shakespeare has influenced English literature enormously, from his impact on other authors, his addition of thousands of words and phrases to the language, and the continued reinterpretation of his plots, again and again.
This section of the site is a work in progress, as we go beyond Shakespeare to look at English literature more broadly. We explore how we use the English language, and delve into some of the very best writers and works in the English language.
Our most popular articles on English literature so far are in 2 areas:
Classic book analysis
Along with Shakespeare, we thought we’d treat you to our insights into other classic works of English-language literature. Take a look at the below novels and let us know what you think. Feel free to drop us a line in the comments section below if there are any other novels you’d like to see us analyze!