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EN290: Supplementary Materials

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Catch-Up from EN200:


Active Reading Handout, Dr. Howe.


"How to Read a Poem." Modern American Poetry. Ed. by Joseph Coulson and Peter Temes. Great Books Foundation, 2002. Online.


Gamer, Michael."Reading Poetry: Some Hints to Help You Read with More Pleasure and Understanding." Michael Gamer: Teaching. N.d. Online.  


Glossary of Literary Terms. New York: Bedford St. Martin's, N.d. Online.


Reputable Online Tools:

If these links don't work, visit the Library's webpage, then navigate to Databases, then locate the following tools, all of which are under the "Humanities/Literature and Languages" subject heading.


The Oxford English Dictionary

The Literature Resource Center

The MLA International Bibliography


Useful Print Resources: 

Browse the Aladin catalog for more!


Eagleton, Terry. Literary Theory An Introduction. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1983.

Foucault, Michel. "What is an Author?" Language, Counter-Memory, Practice: Selected Essays and Interviews. Ed. Donald F. Bouchard. Trans. Donald Bouchard and Sherry Simon. Ithaca, New York: Cornell UP, 1977. 113-138.

Frye, Northrop, et al. The Harper Handbook to Literature. New York: Harper & Row, 1985.

Lentricchia, Frank, and Thomas McLaughlin, eds. Critical Terms for Literary Study. Chicago and London: U of Chicago P, 1990.

Scholes, Robert. Semiotics and Interpretation. New Haven and London: Yale UP, 1982.

Selden, Raman. Practicing Theory and Reading Literature. Lexington: University Press
of Kentucky, 1989.

Showalter, Elaine, ed. The New Feminist Criticism: Essays on Women, Literature, and
Theory. New York: Pantheon, 1985.

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