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04.10MKate Chopin (American) "The Story of an Hour."
Virginia Woolf (British). "The Mark on the Wall," "Modern Fiction" and "Profession for Women."
Harlem Renaissance
Claude McKay "The Harlem Dancer," "The Lynching" and "America."
Zora Neale Hurston, "How It Feels To Be Colored Me"
Langston Hughes. "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," "I, too," "Democracy," and "Theme for English B."
Countee Cullen "Incident."
British Modernism
W.B. Yeats. "The Stolen Child," "The Lake Isle of Innisfree," "Easter, 1916," "The Second Coming," from "Introduction."
T.S. Eliot. "The Waste Land" Part One. "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock."
Modern American Poets
Modern American Poets:
Wallace Stevens. "Anecdote of the Jar," "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird," "Of Modern Poetry."
William Carlos Williams. "The Red Wheelbarrow," "This is Just to Say," "A Sort of Song." "The Great Figure" []
Ezra Pound "In a Station of the Metro."
American Modernism
Gertrude Stein. "Objects" from Tender Buttons.
William Faulkner "A Rose for Emily."
Marinetti, Loy and Pound: "Modernist Manifestos."
Post-45 American
August Wilson, "Fences."
Toni Morrison, "Recitatif."
Gloria AnzaldĂșa "How To Tame A Wild Tongue."
Audre Lorde (all)
Sherman Alexie (all)
05.01MJoan Didion "Slouching Towards Bethlehem." (PDF)
Barry Lopez "Arctic Dreams" (PDF)
David Foster Wallace "A Supposedly Fun Thing I Will Never Do Again." (PDF)
Jennifer Egan "PowerPoint Chapter." (
FINAL: 05.04
THURSDAY 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM HV 100