ENGL 2510 American Lit IENGL 2710 Intro. to FictionENGL 2720 Intro to DramaENGL 4310 Global LiteratureENGL 4470 Victorian LiteratureENGL 4510 Colonial LiteratureENGL 4710 Children's LiteratureENGL 4820 Intro. to Native American LiteratureENGL 4830 African American Lit.ENGL255
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This guide covers all genres of American and British Literature
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Literary Theory

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism; authoritative online handbook with articles on individual theorists, critics, and theoretical schools and movements. Each entry includes a selective primary and secondary bibliography.

Columbia Dictionary of Modern Literary and Cultural Criticism (via LION)

Encyclopedia of Feminist Literary Theory (Routledge, 2009) Raynor Ref PN 98 .W64E53 2009 View MARQCAT Record

Critical Terms for Literary Study (online content) Also available in Memorial Library Level 4 Lower PN81.C84 1995. View MARQCAT Record

Encyclopeida of Literary and Cultural Theory (3 vols in Raynor Reference) View MARQCAT record

Postcolonialism: A Guide for the Perplexed (Continuum, 2011) View MARQCAT Record

Literary Theory: A Guide for the Perplexed (Continuum, 2006) View MARQCAT record

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