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Useful Links For American Literature

Want to access your files from home?  Check this document for help.
Getting_your_Saved_Files_at_Home.doc
 

WORKS CITED EXAMPLE
This page will show you what a works cited should look like.

Sample Response to Literature Question:
Pg 89 3 Fynan Sample Answer.doc 
(This is a sample from British Lit, but it is the method that matters.)
The link above shows my expectations for a literary response.  
One should always...
a.  Incorporate the question. 
b.  Provide support.
c.  Use proper grammar.
d.  Be thorough.

AUDIO LINKS FOR AMERICAN LITERATURE

McDougall Littell Audio
This matches your textbook.  Use wisely!

GOTHIC LITERATURE
A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner
Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe
The Bells by Edgar Allan Poe
The Masque of the Red Death By Edgar Allan Poe
The Life You Save May Be Your Own by Flannery O'Connor

WOMEN'S LITERATURE
The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin


LITERARY LINKS FOR AMERICAN LITERATURE

Sparknotes--Literature Study Guides
Use this link to help you grasp the concepts of the literature studied in all your classes. 
Just search and read!

NATIVE AMERICAN LITERATURE
Fox and Coyote and Whale

Coyote and the Buffalo



THE CRUCIBLE
Sparknotes--The Crucible
Includes a summary and lots of helpful information about the story.
Arthur Miller's The Crucible--Fact and Fiction
Margo Burns clears up the confusion of the history of Salem versus The Crucible by Arthur Miller.
The Salem Witchcraft Trials
Links to the Famous Trials page for Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692.  See the REAL story!

Edgar Allan Poe Links
Poe Webliography--Poe on the Internet
The Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore
The Poe Decoder
House of Usher Poe Site (Includes audio links)



F. Scott Fitzgerald Links
Sparknotes--The Great Gatsby
    Includes a summary and helpful information about the story.
The Great Gatsby Game
    Live the Life!  Play the Game!
Winter Dreams by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Includes full text of the story and other helpful information.
Sparknotes: Winter Dreams 
    Includes summary and helpful information about the story.