Who decides whether art is ‘good’ or ‘bad’? | A.O. Scott

I think that taste hierarchies do exist and they’re almost always the kind of the representation of other sorts of hierarchies and assumptions. And that’s why I really think that part of the job of criticism is to be against…

Ebeneezer Scrooge: Character Analysis (animated & updated)

Ebeneezer Scrooge: Character Analysis (animated & updated)

Dickens uses the character of Ebeneezer Scrooge to criticise the divide between those who have money, and those who do not. We follow the change in the character, and we learn as a reader that we can change too. Dickens’s…

The Choices You Have to Make in the AQA Literature Paper 2 Exam

The Choices You Have to Make in the AQA Literature Paper 2 Exam

Hello everybody, welcome to today’s video! As if learning one modern text, 15 poems and being ready to analyse two unseen poems isn’t enough, the AQA English Literature Paper 2 exam also requires you to make two crucial choices: your…