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‘Reading classic literature (in English or any other language) is boring and pointless. If we want to have even a small chance of motivating our students to read in the 21st century, we need to put more modern, relevant books in front of them’

You can read a little more about this (controversial) opinion here.

How far do you agree? Should we teach our national literary classics or is it time to move on?

Answers here, thank you! 🙂

Optional Further Reading

This article extols the virtues of teaching classic literature.

And here is the BBC #lovetoread page.