Introduction to Literature Videos

Videos referenced in Introduction to Literature

(EIL1 Videos)

This list encompasses all currently referenced videos for Excellence in Literature Unit 1 (Introduction to Literature), separated by module. Please check back periodically, as EIL is always expanding our resource library.

Module 1

Audio for A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909)

Audio for The Diamond Necklace by Guy de Maupassant (1850–1893)

Dramatic Reading of The Ransom of Red Chief by O. Henry (1862-1910)

Dramatization of A Worn Path by Eudora Welty

Dr. Randy Laist’s analysis of A Worn Path

Dramatization of The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)

Module 2

Trailer for the 1956 film of Around the World in 80 Days

Module 3

Video of Mark Twain’s house and museum in Hartford, CT

Module 4

Trailer for 1944 film of Jane Eyre

Music the Brontë Sisters May Have Known

Module 5

Pygmalion (1938 movie)

Trailer for My Fair Lady (1964 film)

The Humor of G.B. Shaw and G.K. Chesterton

Module 6

Trailer for 1950 film of Treasure Island

Module 7

George Orwell “documentary”

Animal Farm and Its Relationship to History

Animal Farm (1954 movie)

Module 8

Tchaikovsky’s overture for The Tempest

Module 9

Gulliver’s Travels 1939 animated movie

Videos for other levels of Excellence in Literature

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