Proceedings of Research Papers Presented At The National Research Seminar In English On “Widening Canvas Of Literature” Held On 03rd And 04th December, 2015
Dr. S. S. Thakur
Asso. Professor in English
SABV Govt. Arts and Commerce College, Indore
Astt. Prof. in communication skills
Literature provokes ideas and elucidates thought process; it gives birth to situational questions and gives us a profound understanding towards content and situation. Various societies have recognized influence of literature over human thought. One of literature’s prime role is that it is wide-open to interpret and analyze real life situations.
Literature is the study and analysis of human nature. We can see human nature through different forms like tragedy and romance, in epiphanies and denial, joy and sorrow, in moments of heroism and cowardice. Literature teaches us to put on canvas various characters and evaluate their psychology so that we can judge a character and their beliefs and how one connects to others.
Literature gives set of perceptiveness into the mind of author, into the mind of reader and the character he or she incorporates into life. Literature also put-forth several questions, few related to our lives and our feelings, results in in-depth meaning.
Literature plays vital role in adding culture to reader’s lives, which in turn, is help to society. Education to Sustain in the society necessitate, an understanding of the purpose that language and literature plays in building of cultural ,social, economical and religious systems, and the impact of these systems on the larger systems that supports life.
Key words: Literature, human nature, psychology, education, language, society, systems