The first literary work in history. It is the Poem of Gilgamesh, which tells the epic of a Sumerian hero.
Roman literature prior to the empire is reduced to religious myths that seek to explain the origin or legends of heroes. This is known as aboriginal Greek literature.
All those works written mainly in Europe during the Middle Ages, that is, for approximately one thousand years since the fall of the Western Roman Empire until the beginning of the Renaissance at the end of the 16th century.
The most prominent Roman authors, we must start by citing Livio Andrónico, a writer of Greek origin who lived in the third century A.C
Its first manifestations can be observed in the Italy of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries.
Artistic and literary movement that emerged in the mid-eighteenth century and covered until the nineteenth century. It was based on the renewal of the philosophical and aesthetic values of Classical Antiquity and the cult of reason, interpreted as models for the construction of modernity.
Contemporary literature is characterized by fragmentation, unreliable narrators, pastiche (imitation of styles and authors), changing narration, nonlinear presentation and play and uncertainty in language.