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Explanation of Online Materials

Writing Assignments
   Writing Your Paper
   Revising Your Paper
   Topics for Papers
   Sample Student Essays of Critical Analysis
   Sample Student Essays of Personal Response
   Sample Student Essays of Societal or General Analysis

Sample Midterm Question

Literary Terms: A Glossary
   This glossary is intended for reference purposes, to be consulted as you read the online discussions and need a definition for such words as irony or alliteration.

A Guide to the Study of Literature: A Companion Text for Core Studies 6 (excerpts)

Lessons and Study Guides

Lessons and study guides are listed in the order the authors are discussed in class.

Shakespeare, Hamlet

John Keats' Poems

Emily Dickinson's Poems

Henrik Ibsen, Hedda Gabler

Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre

Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye

Amy Tan, The Joy Luck Club


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Research Resources on the Web. (For your optional browsing)

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