We’ve added new diverse text options to our GCSE English Literature and A Level English Literature specifications. These will be available for first teach from September 2022 with first assessment in summer 2024.
We've listed the new text options below:
Winsome Pinnock’s play Leave Taking will replace My Mother Said I Never Should as a modern drama option for Section A of Component 1.
We’re also updating our Towards A World Unknown poetry anthology by replacing five poems in each thematic cluster. We'll share more details of the new poems once copyright permissions have been confirmed. In the meantime, please take a look at our blog to see which of the current poems we’ll be replacing.
We’ve added one new suggested set text to each of the five topic areas in Component 2:
The core set texts for each topic area will remain the same.
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