English Literature



This course will provide an introduction to major authors of poetry, drama and prose through close examination of selected texts, chosen from among those prescribed for the Leaving Certificate.

The course will be of special interest to teachers and pupils preparing for the examination but the lectures will be directed towards a more general audience as well

Date, Time, and Place

Due to COVID-19, lectures will take place online via Eventbrite. Upon registering with Eventbrite, you will be sent a link to access the online lecture(s). There will be 10 weekly lectures beginning on Tuesday evenings at 7 pm, Tuesday 5th October 2021.

Course Fees

€50 for the entire series. Individual lectures are €5 each. Concessionary rates for the full series will be €45 or individual lecture €4 each. The concessionary rate applies to: students, OAPs, unemployed, groups of 20+; Trinity staff and Graduates.


Online Application: Booking details will be available in August from the Trinity Oscar Wilde website: www.tcd.ie/owc/eveninglectures