Chapter 5: A World of Literature

Åpen bok på bord med bokstaver som flyr ut av den  

Competence aims in focus:

The aims of the studies are to enable pupils to

  • elaborate on and discuss a selection of literature and factual prose from the period 1950 up to the present
  • analyse, elaborate on and discuss at least one lengthy literary work and one film
  • write coherent, well-structured texts on general, specialized and literary subjects


The evolution of the book

What makes a book a book? Is it just anything that stores and communicates information? Or does it have to do with paper, binding, font, ink, its weight in your hands, the smell of the pages?