Modern World Literature

Modern World Literature is a globe-spinning anthology featuring over 15 excerpts and complete texts from the Enlightenment through the modern era. Translations are accessible and modern, and introductions authored by contemporary writers accompany each text. The anthology is divided into eight thematic modules and includes 400 study questions, providing readers with interaction on every page.

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5.1 Who Is Mr. Hyde? You Are. We All Are.

This introduction, one of 15 throughout the text, provides thoughtfully curated pieces of historical, cultural, and literary background to prepare students to engage with The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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