Plug in and prepare for your A-Level English Literature examination with this comprehensive audio study guide to Dracula.
Includes the entire, unabridged audio narration of Dracula, as well as in-depth analysis on the text, covering the key areas of: Characters, Themes, Structure and Form, Genre and Historical Context - as well as detailed chapter summaries and key quotations for your exam.
This audio study guide covers the core assessment objectives of the A Level syllabus. This will give students studying these texts a strong foundation from which they can build their understanding, engage with other critical commentary and draw connections to other literary texts. Students will learn how to:
- articulate informed and creative responses to the text through the exploration of themes and key ideas (AO1)
- analyse writers' craft to uncover the ways in which writers convey meaning in the text (AO2)
- appreciate the influence and significance of the contexts which shaped the writing and reception of the text (AO3)
It's the 125th anniversary of Bram Stoker's famous gothic horror story Dracula on 26th May. In this extract, Jonathan Harker's wife Mina has travelled to Whitby. There, she and her friend Lucy meet a local man who tells them of goblins and ghouls that are said to inhabit the ruined abbey…
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