Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Compact Edition
The compact version of the most popular Literature anthology continues to engage readers with its literary selections and human approach to lterature.
Presentsa rich array of diverse and exciting selections including 52 short stores, 376 poems, and 11 plays; a chapter on Latin American poetry; and nine extensive casebooks composed of five author casebooks as well as four...more
I enjoy the variety in the literature selections, even the poetry. For example, here's what I'm getting out of parenthood thanks to this anthology:
For My Daughter
by Weldon Kees
Looking into my daughter's eyes I read
Beneath the innocence of morning fles ...more
What I can recall that I read (in the Fiction book) was Edgar Allen Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart", and "The Masque of the Red Death". I also read: "The Things They Carried", "The Necklace", "A Rose for Emily", and "The Lottery".
I can't recall exactly what I read in the Poetry book.
In my spare time, I read from the Drama book William Shakespeare's "Othello, The Moor of Venice", "Hamlet, Prince of Denmark", and "A Midsummer Night's Dream".