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Look both ways before crossing: developments in the language and literature classroom

ThepasttenyearsorsoofactivityinthefieldofliteratureteachinginELThavewitnessedsomecleartrendsandtendencies.The pastfiveyearshavewitnessedaveritableexplosionofpublications - books,journalarticles,teachingmaterials-aswellasahigh proportionofconferences,colloquia,andseminarsdevotedtothe teachingofliterature.Themajorityofactivitieshavebeenatthe interfaceoflanguageandliteratureteaching.Indeed,ifonemain trendistobediscerned,itisthatofashiftofbalance.Thebalance

40-Love middle aged couple playing tennis when the game ends and they go home the net will still be between them.