UW Madison English Lit Survey Class XX

‘Consider, class, at this point —

[Professor James clicks thru PowerPoint]

After a 2nd edition required Cliff Notes —

That Milton reveals his hand [clicking images]

His poker ‘tell’ for a young rebel.’

“Forthwith upright” — “his mighty Stature”, ‘A hero emerges -’

[Clicking thru images]

‘And Dore fantasizes’ [clicking]

‘And, eventually,’ [clicking, the class groans]

‘Robert Crumb is waiting in the wings.’

‘The story itself has fallen, to the reader’s eye:’

Exegesis

Neanderthal Messiah