Class XII Elective

Short Stories - Introduction

  1. I Sell My Dreams - Gabriel Garcia Marques
  2. Eveline - James Joyce
  3. A Wedding in Brownsville - Isaac Bashevis Singer
  4. Tomorrow - Joseph Conrad
  5. One Centimetre - Bi Shu-Min

Poetry - Introduction

  1. A Lecture Upon the Shadow - John Donne
  2. Poems by Milton - John Milton
  3. Poems by Blake - William Blake
  4. Kubla Khan - S.T. Coleridge
  5. Trees - Emily Dickinson
  6. The Wild Swans of Coole - W.B. Yeats
  7. Time and Time Again - A.K. Ramanujan
  8. Blood - Kamal Das

Non-Fiction - Introduction

  1. Freedom - G.B. Shaw
  2. The Mark on the Wall - Viginia Woolf
  3. Film-making - Ingmar Bergman
  4. Why the Novel Matters - D.H. Lawrence
  5. The Argumentative Indian - Amartya Sen
  6. On Science Fiction - Isaac Asimov

Drama - Introduction


  1. Plz give others chapters notes also

  2. Please add notes for the novels. Like the 'Financial Expert' by RK Narayan

  3. pls add rest its very helpful

  4. It is really useful...please do it for other chapters too

  5. give line by line explanation of a lecture upon the shadow

  6. Who is frau frieda in the story?

  7. Add more chapters also.
    These are very helpful & easy to understand:)

  8. Please update all the chapters summary and MCQ.

  9. please uplload the notes for other chapters as well

  10. please add the rest of the poems! these are so helpful since theyre very brief and on point to what a student giving an exam would need