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  • leçon - matière potentielle : week feb
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  • cours - matière potentielle : requirements
  • cours - matière potentielle : outline
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  • leçon - matière potentielle : vergil
  • leçon - matière potentielle : unadapted passages from ovid
  • cours - matière potentielle : at the senior level
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Course Outline Latin 202: Selections from Latin Authors University of Waterloo, Winter Term, 2012 INSTRUCTOR Ron Kroeker, PhD Office: ML 225 Office hours: Monday 12:30-1:20 pm Thursday 1:30-2:20 or by appointment Email: through the UW-LEARN site for this course (preferred) OR TIME AND LOCATION MWF 10:30 - 11:20 pm AL 210 DESCRIPTION This course is a continuation of LAT 201 and its purpose is to deepen the student's knowledge of the Latin language through the reading of unadapted passages from Ovid's Metamorphoses I and Vergil's Aeneid II,
  • passages of the aeneid
  • fascinating complexities of lexical semantics and of syntax
  • latin language through the reading of unadapted passages from ovid
  • latin composition
  • culture of academic integrity
  • academic integrity
  • lesson
  • final exam

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Handbooks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2–4
Research and Writing Guides. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5–7
Anthologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8–13
Short Fiction Anthologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14–18
Poetry Anthologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19–20
Drama . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21–23
Shakespeare Plays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24-25
Arden Critical Companions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Arden Shakespeare – Criticism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Shakespeare and Language. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28e Other Titles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Period Anthologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30–31
Literature Casebooks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Creative Writing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
Theory and Criticism. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33–34
Linguistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35–37
Author Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
Title Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40
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• Canadian: Canadian product, not anstrategies for success at school and work. Avoiding Plagiarism; MLA Style; APA Style; CBE Style;
adaptation of a U.S. style guideChicago Style. 12. Academic Writing. Writing Essay
Canadian from conception to completion, the Exams; Developing Exam Strategies; Constructing an • Documentation styles: Covers current MLA,
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APA, Chicago, and CBE documentationLiterary Analysis. 13. Applied Writing. Businessthat makes the information accessible to ESL,
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Part 1. Grammar. Part 2. Effective Sentences. Part 3.Manuals.
Diction. Part 4. Punctuation. Part 5. Mechanics. Part
Supplements 6. Larger Elements. Glossary of Usage. Glossary of
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1. The Writing Process. 2. Basic Grammar. 3. The
Part 1. Grammar and Solving Grammatical Problems.Sentence. 4. Constructing Paragraphs. 5. Grammar Contents
Part 2. Punctuation and Mechanics. Part 3. Diction.and Usage. 6. Word Choice and Diction. 7. Part 1. Grammar. Part 2. Effective Sentences. Part 3. Part 4. Research.Punctuation. 8. Mechanics. 9. Academic Writing. 10.
Diction. Part 4. Punctuation. Part 5. Mechanics. Part
Writing a Research Essay. 11. Documentation. 12.
6. Documentation.
Applied Writing. Appendix: Selected exercise answers.
Supplement
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Bulletin Boards; Email; Reference Information;The Wadsworth Guide subscription service
Information on Academic Writing. 3. Managing
Information. Evaluating Internet Sources; Bookmarks;to MLA Documentation Contents
Printing and Saving Online Information; Keeping Up.1. Why Do I Have to Write a Research Paper? 2. UsingSecond Edition 4. Citing Internet Sources. MLA Style; APA Style; CBEMLA and Other Styles of Documentation. 3. Choosing
Style; Web Sites Containing Citation Information. 5.a Topic and Finding Sources. 4. Writing and RevisingLinda Smoak Schwartz, Coastal Carolina University A List of Useful Sites by Discipline. Accounting;Your Paper. 5. Formatting Your Paper. 6. Sample
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Citing Internet and CD-ROM Sources. 13. Citing
Materials from Reference Databases. 14. Parenthetical
Fit to PrintCitations. 15. Endnotes and Footnotes. 16. Quotations.
17. Using Square Brackets in Quotations. 18. Using an
The Canadian Student’s Guide to EssayEllipsis to Omit Words. 19. Punctuating Quotations. 20.
Paraphrasing and Summarizing. 21. Avoiding Writing
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In fewer than 100 pages, The Thomson Nelsonall of the documentation issues students might
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research, this reference tool also teaches students• Covers the entire process of creating a
how to evaluate Web sources. Suitable for anyresearch paper, including selecting and
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understand
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•Provides two model research papers, including information involves writing, or a self-help guide.
a literary analysis research paper
• Helpful: Supplies popular search engines,
• Includes Modern Language Association, Featuresinformation on government sites,
American Psychological Association, Chicago • Comprehensive: Students are taken throughnewsgroups, and chat rooms to facilitate
Manual of Style, Linguistic Society of America, the entire writing process from invention toresearch efforts
Council of Biology Editors, American Chemical final proofreading
• Interdisciplinary: Lists indexes, databases, and
Society, and American Mathematical Society • Clear: Lessons and exercises (dealing withdirectories by discipline
documentation styles specific grammatical and stylistic concerns) are
• Practical: Offers practical advice for evaluating
• Discusses responsible research methods and clear, readable, and easily understood
Web information
credible source material • Explains documentation: MLA, APA, and
• Citation: Contains information on MLA and
University of Chicago styles are all covered inNew to this Edition APA documentation guidelines
detail
• Includes the 2003 MLA updates along with
Contents
• Canadian: Examples draw on Canadianclear models to illustrate changes
1. Finding Information. Understanding URLs; Planning
subject matterand Refining a Search; Search Engines; Metasearch• New model citations include a comic strip, an
tools; Directories; Finding Canadian Sites on the • Examples: Student examples from a variety ofentire Internet site, a home page for a course,
Internet; Search Strategies. 2. Resources. Libraries;
disciplinesa home page for an academic department, a Electronic Research Resources; Government
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• Brief: At 220 pages, Fit to Print makes an ideal Contents New to this Edition
supplement or primary text for the half-year Introduction: The Purpose of Essay Writing. 1. •A new chapter, “Selected Literary Concepts
Preparing to Write. 2. Research and Scholarship. 3.course and Terms”
Writing and Revising. 4. Essay Structure. 5. The
•V ersatile: Can be used both as a classroom Paragraph. 6. Conventions of Academic Writing. 7. • Clear, student-friendly approach to current
Common Grammar and Punctuation Errors. 8.text and as a self-help guide literary theory and its applications
Documentation 9. Sample Essays.
• Research section expanded to includeNew to this Edition
electronic sources• Current MLA and APA documentation
guidelines The Clear Path Contents
1. Advice on Essay Writing. Choosing a Topic;• New guidelines help students find the A Guide to Writing English Essays Creating a Thesis; Being a Teacher/Lawyer; Gettingnecessary information for correct
the Ideas; Organizing the Ideas; Two Common ModesThird Editiondocumentation, whatever the style of Organization; Introduction; The Body of the Essay;
Conclusion; Remarks on Style; Check Your Work! 2.Constance Rooke, University of Guelph• Expanded coverage of online databases with
Sample Essay. The Short Story; The Essay: Version 1;
practice exercises Thomson Nelson. 144 pages. Softcover. 2004. The Essay: Version 2; The Essay: Version 3; The Essay:
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Poem: London; The Poem: Cook’s Mountains;
• Revised and updated exercises Annotated Poem; An Explication of P.K. Page’s Cook’s
Mountains; Comments. 4. Handling Quotations and
Contents Documentation. Acknowledging Sources; Short Prose
Introduction. Defining the Essay. Part 1. Developing Quotations; Long Prose Quotations; Verse Quotations;
the Essay. Part 2. Designing the Essay. Part 3. Drafting Quotations from Secondary Sources; Works Cited;. Part 4. Writing the Essay. Part 5. More Sample Works Cited Citations. 5. A Quick
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Glossary of Usage. Appendix. Answer Key. Index. Prepositions; Conjunctions; Interjections; Parts of a
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Supplement
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Tenses; The Subjunctive Mood; The Passive Voice;
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Pronoun Reference; Parallel Construction andThe Nelson Guide to
Placement; Parallelism; Placement of Modifiers;
Essay Writing Dangling Modifiers; Mixed Constructions; Incomplete
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Grant Heckman, University of New Brunswick Selected Literary Concepts and Terms. Index.
Thomson Nelson. 96 pages. Softcover. 2002. The third edition of Constance Rooke’s The Clear
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Path continues to provide introductory students
Writing Essays aboutwith excellent guidelines for essay writing, with
sample essays, MLA documentation, and materials Literature
that walk students through the analysis of stories
A Guide and Style Sheetand poems. Constance Rooke recognizes that
writing well is a skill and that much of the work is Sixth Edition
lonely and hard—an uphill path, in fact. The goal
Kelley Griffith, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
of her text is to make the path as clear and easy
Thomson Wadsworth. 347 pages. Softcover.as possible.
2002. 0-8384-7143-9
Features
• Includes literary glossary
•Pre-20th century selection now included
•Greater emphasis on theoretical approaches to
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From idea generation to formatting and all steps
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in between, The Nelson Guide to Essay Writing
student essays
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centred guide to common problems inserve students well throughout their studies. This
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can be used on its own or packaged with any of • Updated MLA coverage, including
our titles. documentation of online, CD-ROM, and other
electronic sources
Widely used for introductory literature courses or
• Expanded coverage of poetry explication as a supplement to anthologies of literature, this
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text provides valuable guidelines for writing about
Lit21literature. The sixth edition, like previous editions,
provides answers to key questions that students Literature in the 21st Century CD-ROM
raise about studying literature. The text also
Thomson Wadsworth. CD-ROM. 2004. serves as a style guide for writing essays.
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Contents
Introduction. 1. Strategies for Interpreting Literature.
2. What Is Literature? 3. Interpreting Fiction. 4.
Interpreting Drama. 5. Interpreting Poetry. 6.
Specialized Approaches to Interpreting Literature. 7.
Strategies for Writing about Literature. 8. Choosing
Topics. 9. Drafting the Essay. 10. Reasoning and
Editing. 11. Documentation and Research. 12. Taking
Essay Tests. 13. Sample Essays.
An interactive CD-ROM for the study of literature,
Lit21 enhances every aspect of literature courses.
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• 68 poems, stories, and scenes read aloud
• Over 30 video clips of scenes, readings, and
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Melville’s “Bartleby” and Updike’s “A&P,”
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•B rush Up instruction with interactive
examples: Quick, personable summaries of the
literary elements are punctuated by animated
examples in the context of actual stories,
poems, and plays
• LitIQ Quizzes: Over 250 gradable quizzes to
test comprehension—two quizzes for every
story, play, and element of literature
•W riting Help: The Explicator assists students to
create an outline for an explication paper.
After opening any text into the workspace,
students are invited to provide their
annotations. The finished project can be
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a full set of notes for a paper
• Research Assistance: Web links for over 250
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The War Prayer; Oscar Wilde, Phrases and Wallace Stevens, Anecdote of the Jar; The Snow
Philosophies for the Use of the Young; Lewis Man; E.J. Pratt, The Shark; Silences; William CarlosIntroduction to
Mumford, Mechanization of Modern Culture; George Williams, The Red Wheelbarrow; D.H. Lawrence,
Orwell, Shooting an Elephant; Margaret Laurence, Piano; Ezra Pound, In a Station of the Metro; TheLiterature
Where the World Began; Isabelle Knockwood, River-Merchant’s Wife: A Letter; (Hilda Doolittle) H.D.,
Fifth Edition Origins; David Suzuki, A Planet for the Taking; Heat; Siegfried Sassoon, Counter-Attack; Marianne
Margaret Atwood, Through the One-Way Mirror; Moore, Poetry; The Fish; Edwin Muir, The Wayside
Isobel Findlay, University of Saskatchewan Joyce Nelson, The Temple of Fashion; Peter Station; T.S. Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock;
Wendy R. Katz, Saint Mary’s University Robertson, More Than Meets the Eye; John Ralston Journey of the Magi; Kenneth Leslie, Harlem
Saul, The Grail of Balance; Njabulo S. Ndebele, Guilt Preacher; Wilfred Owen, Anthem for Doomed Youth;Kenneth A. MacKinnon, Saint Mary’s University
and Atonement: Unmasking History for the Future; Disabled; e.e. cummings, since feeling is first; some-
Richard J.H. Perkyns, Saint Mary’s University Rhea Tregebov, Some Notes on the Story of Esther; where i have never travelled; O sweet spontaneous;
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Musée des Beaux Arts; One Evening; Louis MacNeice,
Prologue to the Canterbury Tales; Anonymous, Sir
Snow; Theodore Roethke, My Papa’s Waltz; A.M.
Patrick Spens; Lord Randal, The Twa Corbies (Version
Klein, The Rocking Chair; Dorothy Livesay, Lament;
1); The Twa Corbies (Version 2); Western Wind; Sir
Without Benefit of Tape; Elizabeth Bishop, Sestina;
Thomas Wyatt, They Flee from Me; Description of the
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Fern Hill; Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night;
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P.K. Page, Stories of Snow; Gwendolyn Brooks, We
the Shepherd; Sir Philip Sidney, With How Sad Steps,
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Larkin, The Explosion, Church Going; Anthony Hecht,
compare thee … Sonnet 18; When in disgrace …
The Dover Bitch: A Criticism of Life; Milton Acorn,
Sonnet 29; Let me not to the marriage of true minds
I’ve Tasted My Blood; A.R. Ammons, Needs; Robert
… Sonnet 116; My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the
Bly, Visiting Emily Dickinson’s Grave with Robert
sun … Sonnet 130; John Donne, A Valediction
Francis; Phyllis Webb, Treblinka Gas Chamber;
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Composed Like Them; Anne Sexton, Cinderella;
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Adrienne Rich, Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers; What Kind of
George Herbert, The Collar; Easter Wings; John
Times Are These; Derek Walcott, A Far Cry from
Milton, When I Consider How My Light Is Spent; from
Africa; Ted Hughes, The Horses; Hawk Roosting;
Paradise Lost Books 1 and 5; Anne Bradstreet, To My
Introduction to Literature is a compact, portable Sylvia Plath, Morning Song; Mirror; Lady Lazarus;
Dear and Loving Husband; Richard Lovelace, To
Alden Nowlan, Warren Pryor; Wole Soyinka,anthology of Canadian and world literature that Althea, from Prison; Andrew Marvell, To His Coy
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covers three genres: essays, poetry, and short Mistress; Aphra Behn, A Thousand Martyrs I Have
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showcases numerous pieces by Canadians. Daphne Marlatt, New Moon; coming home; Sharon
Instructions, Supposed to Be Written in Paris, for the
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1802; Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Kubla Khan; George
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Bysshe Shelley, England in 1819; Ode to the West
phrases, mythological allusions, and folkloric John A. Macdonald; Armand Garnet Ruffo, Why I
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When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer;
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• Increased representation of feminist and anti- Christina Rossetti, In an Artist’s Studio; Lewis Carroll, The Boarding House; D.H. Lawrence, You Touched
colonial voices in the earlier and later periods Jabberwocky; Thomas Hardy, The Darkling Thrush; In Me; Katherine Mansfield, The Fly; Ethel Wilson, We
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Beauty; A.E. Housman, To an Athlete Dying Young; From the Fifteenth District; Nadine Gordimer, TownContents
Sir Charles G.D. Roberts, The Tantramar Revisited; and Country Lovers; Margaret Laurence, The Loons;
Essays
Bliss Carman, Low Tide on Grand Pré; E. Pauline Timothy Findley, Dreams; Alice Munro, Boys and Girls;
Introduction; Francis Bacon, Of Studies; Jonathan Johnson, Silhouette; William Butler Yeats, Easter Rudy Wiebe, Where Is the Voice Coming From?
Swift, A Modest Proposal; Mary Wollstonecraft, 1916; The Second Coming; A Prayer for My Margaret Atwood, Happy Endings; Toni Cade
Introduction to A Vindication of the Rights of Daughter; Robert Frost, Home Burial; Out, Out — ; Bambara, The Lesson; Thomas King, The One About
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Coyote Going West; Donna E. Smyth, Red Hot; Alice Western Wind; Thomas Wyatt, They Flee From Me; Essays
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Canonization; Robert Herrick, Delight in Disorder;Appendix. Writing About Literature. Glossary. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman; Virginia
Dreams; John Milton, from Paradise Lost Book 1; Woolf, Women and Fiction; J.B.S. Haldane, Some
Supplement Andrew Marvel, To His Coy Mistress; The Garden; Enemies of Science; George Orwell, Marrakech;
Katherine Philips, Against Love; Aphra Behn, A SongInstructor’s Manual 0-17-641466-5 Northrop Frye, Elementary Teaching; Basil H.
in Dialogue; Anne Finch, The Unequal Fetters; Johnston, One Generation from Extinction; Neil
Alexander Pope, from An Essay on Criticism; Phillis Postman, Now…This; Gloria Steinem, Sex, Lies, and
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William Blake, The Chimney Sweeper (1789); The New, Giddy Limits; Stephen Jay Gould, ColumbusThe Nelson Introduction
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White Cloth; Rudy Wiebe, Where is the VoiceEnglish Grandmother; The Red Wheelbarrow; E.J.
Coming From? Alistair MacLeod, The Boat; JoycePratt, The Prize Cat; Ezra Pound, In a Station of the
Carol Oates, How I Contemplated the World from theMetro; The River-Merchant’s Wife; T.S. Eliot, The Love
Detroit House of Correction and Began My Life OverSong of J. Alfred Prufrock; from Four Quartets: Little
Again; Margaret Atwood, Happy Endings; RaymondGidding (Part V); Wilfred Owen, Strange Meeting;
Carver, Cathedral; Thomas King, The Garden Courte.e. cummings, anyone lived in a pretty how town; O
Motor Hotel; Richard Ford, Privacy; Salman Rushdie,sweet spontaneous; F.R. Scott, Poetry; from Letters
Good Advice is Rarer Than Rubies; Lisa Moore,from the Mackenzie River; All the Spikes But the Last;
Melody.National Identity; Langston Hughes, Theme for
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Analysis. Glossary of Literary Terms.the Dehli Road; W.H. Auden, Musée des Beaux Arts;
The Nelson Introduction to Literature is a brief, As I Walked Out One Evening; Theodore Roethke, My
Supplement
Papa’s Waltz; Dorothy Livesay, Bartok and theportable anthology of poetry, fiction, and essays
Instructor’s Manual 0-17-641467-3Geranium; And Give Us Our Trespasses; Elizabeth
for Canadian students. Clearly reflecting the
Bishop, The Moose; Irving Layton, Whatever Else,
current concerns of the discipline, this anthology Poetry is Freedom; Dylan Thomas, Poem in October;
offers the best of classic and contemporary Fern Hill; P.K. Page, Stories of Snow; A Grain of Sand;
Margaret Avison, Snow; Al Purdy, Trees at the Arcticliterature. It includes many voices from around the
Circle; Phillip Larkin, Church Going; Robert Creeley,
world, presenting writing in all its diversity and in Ballad of the Despairing Husband; Allen Ginsberg, A
a context that will engage students. Supermarket in California; Phyllis Webb, The Days of
the Unicorns; Robert Kroetsch, from Seed Catalog;
Adrienne Rich, Power; Ted Hughes, The Thought-Fox;Features
Derek Walcott, A Far Cry from Africa; Central
• Strong regional representation from across America; Sylvia Plath, Lady Lazarus; Alden Nowlan,
Canada, as well as Aboriginal works and The Bull Moose; Aunt Jane; Leonard Cohen, You
Have the Lovers; Wole Soyinka, TelephoneQuébeçois literature
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• Strong representation of women writers with Broom; Marge Piercy, To Be of Use; Michele
Lalonde, Speak White; Margaret Atwood, This Is athrough the ages
Photograph of Me; Seamus Heaney, Digging; The
• Concise introductions to each section provide Haw Lantern; Billy Collins, Victoria’s Secret; Sharon
Olds, 35/10; Michael Ondaatje, The Cinnamon Peeler;an overview of the genre (poetry, essays, short
bp Nichol, Two Words: A Wedding; Alice Walker,
fiction)
Women; Bronwen Wallace, A Simple Poem for
Virginia Woolf; Tom Wayman, Wayman in Love; Did INew to this Edition
Miss Anything? Leono Gom, Survival; Lorna Crozier,
• Appendix on writing literary analysis Poem about Nothing; Jim Wong-Chu, old chinese
cemetery kamloops july 1977; Anne Carson, from
• Enhanced glossary
The Truth about God; Vikram Seth, Work and
Freedom; Louise Erdrich, Dear John Wayne; MarilynContents
Dumont, The White Judges; Letter to Sir John A.
Poetry
Macdonald; Armand Garnet Ruffo, Creating a
Introduction to Poetry; Chaucer, General Prologue to Country; George Elliott Clarke, Blank Sonnet
Canterbury Tales; Sir Patrick Spens; The Three Ravens; Casualties Nu(is)ance.
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Thesis Statement; Support; Topic Sentences; Dorothy Parker, General Review of the Sex Situation;
Introductions and Conclusions; Sentences and Words; Sylvia Plath, Wreath for a Bridal; Ted Hughes, A PinkLiterature
Using and Documenting Sources. Wool Knitted Dress; Poems about Love and War;
Rupert Brooke, The Soldier; Wilfred Owen, AnthemReading, Reacting, Writing Fiction
for Doomed Youth; William Butler Yeats, An Irish
3. Reading and Writing about Fiction. The ShortFirst Canadian Edition Airman Foresees His Death; W.H. Auden, The Shield
Story; Active Reading; Madeleine Thien, Simple
of Achilles; Robert Lowell, For the Union Dead;Candace Fertile, Camosun College Recipes; Three Drafts of a Student Paper.
Denise Levertov, What Were They Like? Andrew
4. Plot. Writing about Plot; Kate Chopin, The Story ofLaurie G. Kirszner, University of the Sciences in Suknaski, The Bitter Word; Boris Slutsky, How Did
an Hour; Nadine Gordimer, Once Upon a Time; They Kill My Grandmother? Miriam Waddington,Philadelphia William Faulkner, A Rose for Emily. How I Spent the Year Listening to the Ten O’Clock
Stephen R. Mandell,Drexel University 5. Character. Round and Flat Characters; Dynamic News; Robert Bringhurst, For the Bones of Josef
and Static Characters Motivation; John Updike, A& P; Mengele, Disinterred June 1985.
Thomson Nelson. 1412 pages. Softcover. 2003.
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6. Setting. Historical Setting; Geographical Setting; Robert Hayden, Those Winter Sundays; Seamus
Physical Setting; Writing about Setting; Sinclair Ross, Heaney, Digging; Writing about Poetry; Three Drafts
A Field of Wheat; Tillie Olsen, I Stand Here Ironing; of a Student Paper.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, The Yellow Wall-Paper. 13. Voice. Emily Dickinson, I’m Nobody! Who Are
7. Point of View. First-Person Narrator; Unreliable You? The Speaker in the Poem; Louise Glück, Gretel
Narrators; Third-Person Narrator; Omniscient; Limited in Darkness; Marlene Nourbese Philip, Blackman
Omniscient; Objective; Selecting an Appropriate Point Dead; George Elliott Clarke, Blank Sonnet; Robert
of View; Writing about Point of View; Thomas King, Browning, My Last Duchess; Poems for Further
Borders; Edgar Allan Poe, The Cask of Amontillado; Reading: The Speaker in the Poem; Leslie Marmon
William Faulkner, Barn Burning; Margaret Laurence, Silko, Where Mountain Lion Lay Down with Deer;
The Loons. Janice Mirikitani, Suicide Note; The Tone of the Poem;
Robert Frost, Fire and Ice; Thomas Hardy, The Man He8. Style, Tone, and Language. Level of Diction;
Killed; Amy Lowell, Patterns; William Wordsworth,Imagery and Figurative Language; James Joyce,
The World Is Too Much with Us; Sylvia Plath, MorningAraby; Ernest Hemingway, A Clean, Well-Lighted
Song; Robert Herrick, To the Virgins, to Make MuchPlace; Flannery O’Connor, A Good Man Is Hard to
of Time; Irony; Robert Browning, Porphyria’s Lover;Find; Sheila Watson, Antigone.
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Ozymandias; Ariel Dorfman,
9. Symbol and Allegory. Recognizing Symbols; The
Hope; W.H. Auden, The Unknown Citizen; AnnePurpose of Symbols; Allegory; Nathaniel Hawthorne,
Sexton, Cinderella; Marilyn Dumont, The Devil’s
Young Goodman Brown; Shirley Jackson, The Lottery;
Language; Emily Dickinson, “Hope” Is the Thing withAlice Walker, Everyday Use; Margaret Atwood, The
Feathers.
Resplendent Quetzal.
This comprehensive introduction to literature 14. Word Choice, Word Order. Leonard Cohen,10. Theme. Interpreting Themes; Identifying Themes;
includes classic, contemporary, and Canadian God Is Alive; Word Choice; Walt Whitman, When I
Steven Heighton, Flight Paths of the Emperor; D.H.
Heard the Learn’d Astronomer; Al Purdy, The Caribooworks of fiction, poetry, and drama. Readers will Lawrence, The Rocking-Horse Winner; Dionne Brand,
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Rich, Living in Sin; e.e. cummings, in Just—;
Fiction For Further Reading. Raymond Carver,literature using this rich collection of Canadian Theodore Roethke, I Knew a Woman; Formal Diction;
Popular Mechanics; Sheldon Currie, The Glace Bay Margaret Atwood, The City Planners; Informaland international selections organized by genre.
Miner’s Museum; Louise Erdrich, Fleur; Gabriel García Diction; Jim Sagel, Baca Grande; Barbara L.
Useful pedagogy helps students interpret and Márquez, A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings; Greenberg, The Faithful Wife; Richard Wilbur, For the
James Joyce, Eveline; Franz Kafka, Theevaluate while providing the tools they need to Student Strikers; Charles Bukowski, Dog Fight;
Metamorphosis; Jamaica Kincaid, Girl; Joy Kogawa,read, react, and write. Dialect; Louise Bernice Halfe, My Ledders; Robert
Obasan; Alistair MacLeod, The Boat; Rohinton Mistry, Burns, John Anderson My Jo, John; Gwendolyn
Squatter; Shani Mootoo, A Garden of Her Own; Alice Brooks, We Real Cool; Word Order; Edmund Spenser,Features Munro, Boys and Girls; Hélène Rioux, Opening Night. One Day I Wrote Her Name Upon the Strand; e.e.
• Each genre is organized by literary elements Poetry cummings, anyone lived in a pretty how town; A.E.
Housman, To an Athlete Dying Young; Emilythat assist the student in reading that genre 11. Understanding Poetry. Nikki Giovanni, Poetry;
Dickinson, My Life Had Stood — A Loaded Gun. Archibald MacLeish, Ars Poetica; Irving Layton,
• “Reading and Reacting” questions include Whatever Else Poetry Is Freedom; Defining Poetry; 15. Imagery. Robert Kroetsch, Meditation on Tom
suggestions for writing, including journal William Shakespeare, That Time of Year Thou Mayst Thomson; William Carlos Williams, The Red
in Me Behold; Lorna Crozier, Poem about Nothing; Wheelbarrow; Ezra Pound, In a Station of the Metro;prompts
e.e. cummings, l(a; Reading Poetry; Recognizing Gary Snyder, Some Good Things to Be Said for the
• “Related Works” feature enables students to Kinds of Poetry; Narrative Poetry; Lyric Poetry; Iron Age; Erin Mouré, It Is Only Me; William Carlos
Discovering Themes in Poetry; Adrienne Rich, Amake connections among works and among Williams, The Great Figure; Matsuo Basho, Four
Woman Mourned by Daughters; Raymond Carver, Haiku; Carolyn Kizer, After Basho; Richard Wilbur,genres
Photograph of My Father in His Twenty-Second Year; Sleepless at Crown Point; Robert Frost, Nothing Gold
Patrick Lane, Fathers and Sons. Poems For Further• Footnotes explain unfamiliar terminology Can Stay; George Eliott Clarke, Casualties; Wilfred
Reading. Poems about Parents; Theodore Roethke, Owen, Dulce et Decorum Est.
Contents My Papa’s Waltz; Dylan Thomas, Do Not Go Gentle 16. Figures of Speech. William Shakespeare, Shall I
1. Understanding Literature. What Is Literature? into That Good Night; Dionne Brand, Blues Spiritual Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day? Simile, Metaphor,
for Mammy Prater; Robert Hayden, Those WinterImaginative Literature; Conventional Themes; The and Personification; Margaret Atwood, Death of a
Sundays; Seamus Heaney, Digging; Irving Layton,Literary Canon; Luisa Valenzuela, All about Suicide; Young Son by Drowning; Lawrence Ferlinghetti,
Keine Lazarovitch 1870–1959; Michael Ondaatje,Wole Soyinka, Telephone Conversation. Constantly Risking Absurdity; Audre Lorde, Rooming
Letters and Other Worlds; Poems about Love;2. Reading and Writing about Literature. Houses Are Old Women; Robert Burns, Oh, My Love
Christopher Marlowe, The Passionate Shepherd to HisPreviewing; Highlighting; Earle Birney, Bushed; Is like a Red, Red, Rose; Pat Lowther, Wanting;
Love; Sir Walter Raleigh, The Nymph’s Reply to theAnnotating; Planning an Essay; Considering Your Randall Jarrell, The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner;
Shepherd; Thomas Campion, There Is a Garden in HerAudience; Understanding Your Purpose; Writing to Marge Piercy, The Secretary Chant; John Donne, A
Face; William Shakespeare, My Mistress’ Eyes AreRespond; Writing to Interpret; Writing to Evaluate; Valediction: Forbidding Mourning; Hyperbole and
Nothing Like the Sun; Robert Browning, Meeting atChoosing a Topic; Finding Something to Say; Understatement; Sylvia Plath, Daddy; Al Purdy,
Night; Robert Browning, Parting at Morning;Brainstorming; Keeping a Journal; Seeing Lament for the Dorsets; Anne Bradstreet, To My Dear
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, How Do I Love Thee?Connections; Listing; Deciding on a Thesis; Preparing and Loving Husband; Andrew Marvell, To His Coy
Margaret Atwood, Variations on the Word Love; W.H.an Outline; Drafting an Essay; Revising and Editing an Mistress; Robert Frost, “Out, Out—”; Donald Hall, My
Auden, Stop All the Clocks, Cut Off the Telephone;Essay; Strategies for Revision; The Revision Process; Son, My Executioner; Margaret Atwood, You Fit Into
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