The Pocket Instructor Literature

The Pocket Instructor  Literature

The first comprehensive collection of hands-on exercises that bring active learning to the literature classroom This is the first comprehensive collection of hands-on, active learning exercises for the college literature classroom, offering ...

Author: Diana Fuss

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9781400873784

Category: Education

Page: 384

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This is the first comprehensive collection of hands-on, active learning exercises for the college literature classroom, offering ideas and inspiration for new and veteran teachers alike. These 101 surefire lesson plans present creative and interactive activities to get all your students talking and learning, from the first class to final review. Whether you are teaching majors or nonmajors, genres or periods, canonical or noncanonical literature, medieval verse or the graphic novel, this volume provides practical and flexible exercises for creating memorable learning experiences. Help students learn more and retain that knowledge longer by teaching them how to question, debate, annotate, imitate, write, draw, map, stage, or perform. These user-friendly exercises feature clear and concise step-by-step instructions, and each exercise is followed by helpful teaching tips and descriptions of the exercise in action. All encourage collaborative learning and many are adaptable to different class sizes or course levels. A collection of successful approaches for teaching fiction, poetry, and drama and their historical, cultural, and literary contexts, this indispensable book showcases the tried and true alongside the fresh and innovative. 101 creative classroom exercises for teaching literature Exercises contributed by experienced teachers at a wide range of colleges and universities Step-by-step instructions and teaching tips for each exercise Extensive introduction on the benefits of bringing active learning to the literature classroom Cross-references for finding further exercises and to aid course planning Index of literary authors, works, and related topics
Categories: Education

Symbolism 17 Latina o Literature

Symbolism 17  Latina o Literature

chapter on teaching poetry entitled “Karaoke Poetry” to The Pocket Instructor:
Literature (2015), published by Princeton University Press. She is also a faculty
member in the Free Minds Program, teaching humanities courses to post-
traditional ...

Author: Rüdiger Ahrens

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 9783110531312

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 317

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The complex nature of globalization increasingly requires a comparative approach to literature in order to understand how migration and commodity flows impact aesthetic production and expressive practices. This special issue of Symbolism: An International Journal of Critical Aesthetics explores the trans-American dimensions of Latina/o literature in a trans-Atlantic context. Examining the theoretical implications suggested by the comparison of the global North-global South dynamics of material and aesthetic exchange, this volume highlights emergent Latina/o authors, texts, and methodologies of interest in for comparative literary studies. In the essays, literary scholars address questions of the transculturation, translation, and reception of Latina/o literature in the United States and Europe. In the interviews, emergent Latina/o authors speak to the processes of creative writing in a transnational context. This volume suggests how the trans-American dialogues found in contemporary Latina/o literature elucidates trans-Atlantic critical dialogues.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Chaucer and the Subversion of Form

Chaucer and the Subversion of Form

2 A mantra associated with bibliography, and D. F. MacKenzie in particular (“
forms effect meaning"), but also considered basic to classroom instruction in
literature. See Andrew Benjamin Bricker, “Form and Content,” in The Pocket
Instructor: ...

Author: Thomas A. Prendergast

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781107192843

Category: Drama

Page: 242

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Brings 'new formalist' approaches to Chaucer, focusing on formal agency, bodies, disability, ethics, poetics, reception, and scale.
Categories: Drama

The Merchant of Venice A Critical Reader

The Merchant of Venice  A Critical Reader

15 This idea is based on Benjamin Jude Wright's exercise as offered in The
Pocket Instructor Literature: 101 Exercises for the College Classroom, ed. Diana
Fuss and William A. Gleason (Oxford and Princeton: Princeton University Press, ...

Author: Sarah Hatchuel

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781350082311

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 320

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Arden Early Modern Drama Guides offer students and academics practical and accessible introductions to the critical and performance contexts of key Elizabethan and Jacobean plays. Essays from leading international scholars give invaluable insight into the text by presenting a range of critical perspectives, making the books ideal companions for study and research. Key features include: - Essays on the play's critical and performance history - A keynote essay on current research and thinking about the play - A selection of new essays by leading scholars A survey of resources to direct students' further reading about the play in print and online Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice has often been labelled a 'problem play', and throughout the ages it has been an object of both fascination and repulsion. Without neglecting the socio-political and religious issues that are at the heart of the play, this collection of critical essays invites readers to rediscover the variety of approaches that this multifaceted work calls for, exploring its gender aspects, its rich mythological background, its legal matters and the ways in which it has been adapted to the screen. Essays consider the play in relation to its sources, genre and religion, historical and socio-political context and its critical reception and performance history.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Reference Catalogue of Current Literature

The Reference Catalogue of Current Literature

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924057714986

Category: Bibliography

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The Instructor

The Instructor

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Category: Education

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The Prentice Hall Pocket Guide to Writing about Literature

The Prentice Hall Pocket Guide to Writing about Literature

INTRODUCTION This book is a guide to writing papers about literature for
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screen at 2 A . M . the day before the paper is due sometimes looks less
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Author: Edward A. Shannon

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ISBN: 0130261602

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 208

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For courses in Composition and Literature, Introduction to Literature, and Writing About Literature. This concise, spiral bound, easy-to-read book highlights the practical aspects of writing about literature while avoiding theoretical and interpretive discussion about the literature itself. It enables students to develop the necessary skills related to 1)reading and annotating, 2)the focus and development of an argument, 3)the organization of ideas (including introduction and conclusion), and 4)some mechanical issues regarding the use of primary and secondary sources in college essays.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Bookseller Latest Literature

The Bookseller   Latest Literature

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ISBN: UOM:39015079621937

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature

Literature

Literature

Short story authors new to this collection include award winners Amy Tan Rick Moody, and Johnathan Safran Foer.

Author: R. S. Gwynn

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 0321011147

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 1442

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. PackagesAccess codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental booksIf you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codesAccess codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. ""Literature A Pocket Anthology ""is a refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies. with streamlined apparatus, this anthology focuses on the selections which are organized chronologically within each genre. Short story authors new to this collection include award winners Amy Tan Rick Moody, and Johnathan Safran Foer. The poetry collection brings new selections from classic and contemporary authors, including Anne Bradstreet, John Keats, e.e. cummings, and Langston Hughes, as well as fresh models from poets new to this edition including Denise Duhamel, Kevin Prufer, Rob Griffith, and Caki Wilkinson whose work brings poetry into the 21st century. The drama section includes the most popular teachable plays including Shakespeare's "Othello," Hernik Ibsen, "A Doll ""House, " and August Wilson's "Fences. "
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Publishers Circular and General Record of British and Foreign Literature

The Publishers  Circular and General Record of British and Foreign Literature

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ISBN: NYPL:33433087537191

Category: Bibliography

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Literary News

Literary News

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Author: Frederick Leypoldt

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ISBN: UOM:39015071098233

Category: American literature

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The American Phrenological Journal and Repository of Science Literature and General Intelligence

The American Phrenological Journal and Repository of Science  Literature and General Intelligence

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Category: Phrenology

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The Literary Digest

The Literary Digest

How to Speak in Public Balm in Gilead By GRENVILLE KLEISER Formerly
Instructor in Elocution and Public Speaking in Yale Divinity School A Most
Suggestive and Practical Self - Instructor This New Book is a complete
elocutionary manual ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015031441945

Category: Literature, Modern

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Categories: Literature, Modern

The Academy and Literature

The Academy and Literature

I cannot think any parent or instructor justified in neglecting to put this little
treatise “ No pains have been spared to make the work practical in every sense of
the word . " - English Mechanic . * An invaluable work for those who are
beginning to ...

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Notes and Queries A Medium of Inter Communication for Literary Men Artists Antiquaries Genealogists Etc

Notes and Queries  A Medium of Inter Communication for Literary Men  Artists  Antiquaries  Genealogists  Etc

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Handy Lists of Technical Literature

Handy Lists of Technical Literature

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Category: Architecture

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