Unrivaled diversity and ease of use have made THE HEATH ANTHOLOGY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE: VOLUME C: LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY , 6th Edition is a best-selling text since 1989, when the first edition was published. In presenting a more inclusive
Author: Paul Lauter Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company ISBN: 9781133310242 Size: 56.60 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 3768
In presenting a more inclusive canon of American literature, THE HEATH ANTHOLOGY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE: VOLUME C: LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY, 1865-1910, 7th Edition, continues to balance the traditional, leading names in American literature with lesser-known writers. Available in five volumes for greater flexibility, the 7th Edition offers thematic groupings, called "In Focus," to stimulate classroom discussions and showcase the treatment of important topics across the genres.
Author: Paul Lauter Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company ISBN: 9781285080000 Size: 78.98 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 2862
THE HEATH ANTHOLOGY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, CONCISE, VOLUME 2 brings the expansive, inclusive approach of Volumes C, D, and E of THE HEATH ANTHOLOGY, to a single-volume format. While other one-volume texts anthologize primarily familiar canonical works, the new HEATH CONCISE, VOLUME 2 offers a fresh perspective for courses in American literature and showcases the extraordinary diversity of literature written between 1865 and today.
Author: Charles Waddell Chesnutt Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Div ISBN: 9780618107339 Size: 33.86 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 7301
This unique collection portrays the early twentieth century short story writer, biographer, novelist, essayist, stenographer, and lawyer, Charles Waddell Chesnutt. Readers are shown how Chesnutt was, perhaps, the best African American literary signifier of his day. The volume opens with generous selections from his journals and published and unpublished essays, which document the writer's racial, literary, social, and economic milieu. Also included are the conjure stories, novel excerpts, selected literary criticism, photos, and a list of related web sites for further research.
Author: Paul Lauter Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company ISBN: 9780618542475 Size: 30.47 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 706
The extensive selection of poetry by Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson that appears in Volume B is reprinted in this free supplement. Available for packaging with Volume C or the Volume C, D, and E package.
Author: Paul Lauter Publisher: John Wiley & Sons ISBN: 9781444320633 Size: 44.38 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 7450
This expansive Companion offers a set of fresh perspectives on the wealth of texts produced in and around what is now the United States. * Highlights the diverse voices that constitute American literature, embracing oral traditions, slave narratives, regional writing, literature of the environment, and more * Demonstrates that American literature was multicultural before Europeans arrived on the continent, and even more so thereafter * Offers three distinct paradigms for thinking about American literature, focusing on: genealogies of American literary study; writers and issues; and contemporary theories and practices * Enables students and researchers to generate richer, more varied and more comprehensive readings of American literature
Author: Baym, Nina Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company ISBN: 0393913422 Size: 29.17 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 4962
The Eighth Edition features a diverse and balanced variety of works and thorough but judicious editorial apparatus throughout. The new edition also includes more complete works, much-requested new authors, 170 in-text images, new and re-thought contextual clusters, and other tools that help instructors teach the course they want to teach.
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