Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Portable Edition (11th Edition)
Literature, Portable Edition, 11/e, features four lightweight, paperback volumesâ��Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writingâ��packed in a slipcase. The material is presented in a newly revised, easier to study format and inlcudes MLA’s latest guidelines. Conversations between Dana Gioia and celebrated fiction writer Amy Tan, current U. S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan, and contemporar...more
2. Sonny's Blues
3. the Jilting of Granny Weatherall
5. the story of an hour
6. the storm
7. A Clean Well-Lighted Place
8. Young Goodman Brown
9. Greasy Lake
11. Everyday Use
12. A Goodman Is Hard to Find
13. Teenage Wasteland
Because of the themes of forgiveness and culture and motifs of music used, mixed with beautiful imagery and emotional words, Sonny's Blues continues to be my favorite ...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".