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ENC 1102 - Prof. Marilyn Daniels: Locate Information

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Books + eBooks

Books and eBooks at UCL

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BC Online Library Orientation: Overview

This is a 3.5 min. overview of online library resources and services available to BC Online students.

Suggested Readings for your Assignment

The following readings will assist in your understanding of how to think critically and write analytically for this course and your assignment.

Accompanying the common elements in short fiction and poetry are suggested titles.

INNOCENCE AND EXPERIENCE SHORT STORIES

"Araby" James Joyce p. 131
"Half a Day” Naguib Mahfouz p. 90 (Salem Press Biographical Encyclopedia)
"The Lesson" Toni Cade Bambara p. 98 (Style)
“Girl” Jamaica Kincaid p. 105
“A Good Man is Hard to Find” Flannery O’Connor p. 147 (Literary Criticism Online)

CONFORMITY AND REBELLION SHORT STORIES

"The Lottery" Shirley Jackson p. 354
" 'Repent Harlequin!' Said the Ticktockman" Harlan Ellison p. 361
“Two Kinds” Amy Tan p. 370
“The End of Firpo in the World” George Saunders p. 385

CULTURE AND IDENTITY SHORT STORIES

"A Rose for Emily" William Faulkner p. 580 (Salem Press Biographical Encyclopedia)
“The Yellow Wallpaper” Charlotte Perkins Gilman p. 516 (Literary Criticism Online)
“Everyday Use” Alice Walker p. 553

LOVE AND HATE SHORT STORIES

"The Storm" Kate Chopin p. 765
“Sweat” Zora Neale Hurston p. 770
“Hills Like White Elephants” Ernest Hemingway p. 825 (Salem Press Biographical Encyclopedia)
“Good People” David Foster Wallace p. 829

LIFE AND DEATH SHORT STORIES

"The Cask of Amontillado" Edgar Allan Poe p. 1019 (Literary Reference Center Plus)
“Story of an Hour” Kate Chopin p. 1067 (Literary Criticism Online)
“The Man to Send Rain Clouds” Leslie Marmon Silko p. 1089
“The Jilting of Granny Weatherall” Katherine Anne Porter p. 1107
 

Online Literature Sources

These are just a few of the many literature-specific databases available through the library. Click link to view additional online resources.
Literary Criticisms
Biographical Resources
Short Fiction Resources
Poetry Criticism Resources

Criticisms in the UCL