Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

American Literature


Blair, Walter. The literature of the United States; an anthology. Glenview, Ill: Scott, Foresman, 1969.
     Call no: S507 .B528

Cahill, Susan, ed. Writing women’s lives : an anthology of autobiographical narratives by twentieth
     century American women writers
. New York: HarperPerennial, 1994.
     Call no: PS151 .W75 1994

Contemporary Southern writers. Roger Matuz ed, with a guest foreword by Thomas M. Carlson.
     Detroit: St. James Press, 1999. Call no: REF PS261 .C569 1999

Dictionary of literary biography (280 volumes). Detroit, Mich: Gale Research Co, 1978.
     Call no: REF PS21. D5

Ellison, Ralph. Shadow and act. New York: Vintage International, 1995.
     Call no: PS153.N5 E4 1995

Fiedler, Leslie A. Love and death in the American novel. New York: Stein and Day, 1966.
     Call no: PS371 .F544 1966

Gates, Henry Louis. Figures in Black : words, signs, and the “racial” self. New York: Oxford
     University Press, 1987. Call no: PS153.N5 G27

Gates, Henry Louis. Loose canons : notes on the culture wars. Gates, Henry Louis. New York:
     Oxford University Press, 1992. Call no: PS153.N5 G275 1992

Geyh, Paula, Fred G. Leebron, and Andrew Levy, eds. Postmodern American fiction: a Norton
     anthology
. New York: W.W. Norton, 1998. Call no: PS659 .P67 1998

Harner, James L. Literary research guide : an annotated listing of reference sources in English
     literary
. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2002. Call no: PR83 .H34 2002

Hart, James David. The Oxford companion to American literature. New York: Oxford Univ. Press,
     1983. Call no: REF PS21 .H3 1983

Magill, Frank N., ed. Magill’s survey of American literature (8 volumes). New York: Marshall
     Cavendish Corp., 1991. Call no: REF PS21 .M34 1991

Madison, , D. Soyini, ed. The woman that I am : the literature and culture of contemporary
     women of color
New York: St. Martins, 1994. Call no: PS508.W7 W576 1994

Mann, Gurinder Singh. Buddhists, Hindus, and Sikhs in America. New York: Oxford University
     Press, 2001. Call no: BL2525 .M356 2001

Nafisi, Azar. Reading Lolita in Tehran : a memoir in books. New York: Random House, 2003.
     Call no: PE64.N34 A3 2003

A patriot’s handbook : songs, poems, stories, and speeches celebrating the land we love.
     Selected and introduced by Caroline Kennedy. New York: Hyperion, 2003.
     Call no: PS509.U52 P37 2003

Pauketat, Timothy R. Cahokia mounds. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
     Call no: E99.M6815 P38 2004

Powers, Alice Leccese, ed. Italy in mind : an anthology. New York: Vintage Books, 1997.
     Call no: PS509.I73 I83 1997

Rand, Donna. Black Books Galore! guide to great African American children’s books about girls.
     New York: John Wiley, 2001. Call no: REF Z1361.N39 R336 2001

Reference guide to American literature Jim Kamp, ed., with an introduction by Lewis Leary …
     [et al.]. Detroit: St. James Press, 1994. Call no: REF PS129 .R44 1994

Sandler, Martin W. Straphanging in the USA : trolleys and subways in American life. New York:
     Oxford University Press, 2003. Call no: HE4451 .S26 2003

The Schomburg Center Guide to black literature : from the eighteenth century to the present
     Roger M. Valade III and Denise Kasinec. Detroit, eds. Gale Research, 1996.
     Call no: REF Z1039.B56 V36 1996

Stefoff, Rebecca. Jack London : an American original. New York: Oxford University Press,2002.
     Call no: PS3523.O46 Z897 2002

Williams-Forson, Psyche A. Building houses out of chicken legs : black women, food, and power .
     Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006. Call no: GT2868.5 .W55 2006