1. What is Literature?
* Literature is a form of art. It is the expression of human nature and significant human experiences.
* Literature is the art of self-expression. It comes from the Latin word, Littera, which means "acquaintance with letters". Broadly speaking, literature describes written work that ranges from creative, technical, informational, descriptive or even scientific craft.
Two Kinds of Literature
1. Prose - is a literary piece that is written without metrical structure.
* History, journalism, philosophy, fiction and fantasy writings, scientific writings, children's literature authors and writers are included in Prose Literature.
A. Fiction- is simply defined as a... View More »