Thu. May 13th, 2021


Abstract
This paper examines the role of literature as a tool for intellectual development and its implications for life—long learning Perspectives on literature and life-long learning are provided. It is established that literature can be a vital tool in the development of the intellect and
ultimately ensure life-long learning for-as Tomlinson and Ellis (1990) put it.: “the study of literature can be of inestimable value in the development of the educated person”