Первый слайд презентации: The Renaissance
«It was the time which called for giants and produced giants…” Friedrich Engels
Слайд 2: The Renaissance was an age in which artistic, social, scientific and political thoughts turned in new directions
Слайд 3: Different inventions and discoveries played an important role in the change of the intellectual and moral attitude of people…
Слайд 4: 14-17 century Europe In Italy we find Leonardo da Vinci, Michaelangelo, Rafael. In France – the great Rabelais, in Netherlands – Erasmus, in Poland – the astronomer Copernic, in England – Thomas More, Francis Bacon and William Shakespeare
Слайд 5: BUT WHAT CAUSED THE RENAISSANCE?
Magellan, Vasco da Gama, Columbus Bourgeois ( middle class ) New (middle) class appeared, which changed the economic system The invention of printing Great geographical discoveries Gutenberg The recognition of Copernican system of astronomy Copernic
Queen Elizabeth I We call her reign ELIZABETHAN AGE… The golden age of English literature, arts and theatre.
Слайд 7: English literature in the age of the Renaissance
The English poets and dramatists popularized much of the new learning, they showed the life as it really was. Famous writers of this period are Thomas More, Christopher Marlowe and Edmund Spenser.
Слайд 8: And of course, the GREAT BARD…
William Shakespeare “Sweet Swan of Avon” The immortal poet of nature “Our pleasant Willy” The Great Unknown