Why is Wuthering Heights a classic?


Why is Wuthering Heights a classic?

Emily Brontë:

Emily Brontë published one novel, and co-authored one book of poetry with her sisters, Charlotte Brontë and Anne Brontë. She died young of consumption, which is why she was not more prolific as an author. Her surviving novel has become one of the most widely taught, read, and studied novels of the Victorian era.

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Wuthering Heights was very popular upon its initial publication, and continues to be popular to this day. It is likely that the reasons for its...

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Critical Analysis & Criticism of Wuthering Heights


Chapter 4 / Lesson 1

In this lesson, we will learn about the critical history of and some important approaches and methods for understanding Emily Bronte's novel 'Wuthering Heights.'

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