Conversations in American Literature

Written By Robin Dissin Aufses
Conversations in American Literature
  • Publsiher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 08 May 2019
  • ISBN : 1319281001
  • Pages : 1630 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Conversations in American Literature written by Robin Dissin Aufses which was release on 08 May 2019, this book published by Macmillan Higher Education. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. Conversations in American Literature: Language ? Rhetoric ? Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology--putting nonfiction on equal footing with the traditional fiction and poetry, and emphasizing the skills of rhetoric, close reading, argument, and synthesis. To spark critical thinking, the book includes TalkBack pairings and synthesis Conversations that let students explore how issues and texts from the past continue to impact the present. Whether you're teaching AP English Language, or gearing up for Common Core, Conversations in American Literature will help you revolutionize the way American literature is taught.

Conversations in American Literature

Conversations in American Literature
  • Author : Robin Dissin Aufses,Renee H. Shea,Lawrence Scanlon
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2019-05-08
  • Total pages : 1630
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. Conversations in American Literature: Language ? Rhetoric ? Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology--putting nonfiction on equal ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 1630
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Conversations in American Literature Documenting Sources in Mla Style 2016 Update

Conversations in American Literature   Documenting Sources in Mla Style 2016 Update
  • Author : Robin Dissin Aufses,Lawrence Scanlon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-06-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Download or read online Conversations in American Literature Documenting Sources in Mla Style 2016 Update written by Robin Dissin Aufses,Lawrence Scanlon, published by which was released on 2016-06-15. Get Conversations in American Literature Documenting Sources in Mla Style 2016 Update Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Words Aptly Spoken

Words Aptly Spoken
  • Author : Classical Conversations MultiMedia
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011-01-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Conversations with American Novelists

Conversations with American Novelists
  • Author : Kay Bonetti,Greg Michalson,Speer Morgan,Jo Sapp,Sam Stowers
  • Publisher : University of Missouri Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Readers of fine novels cherish the opportunity to hear their favorite novelists speak directly, without commentary or interpretation, about how their lives and concerns drive their fiction writing. For twenty years The Missouri Review has brought these readers some of the most compelling and thought- provoking literary interviews in print. ...

Conversations with American Women Writers

Conversations with American Women Writers
  • Author : Sarah Anne Johnson
  • Publisher : UPNE
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 229
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Sena Jeter Naslund describes the origins of Ahab's Wife in "a vision and a voice." Ann Patchett mourns the ways in which the reality of a novel may fail to live up to her conception of it. Andrea Barrett, a winner of the National Book Award and the recipient of ...

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Multiethnic American Literature I M

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Multiethnic American Literature  I   M
  • Author : Nelson
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 2483
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Alphabetically arranged entries in five chronological volumes focus on individual authors, works, and topics related to multiethnic American literature....

The Trickster Figure in American Literature

The Trickster Figure in American Literature
  • Author : Winifred Morgan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-10-23
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : This book analyzes and offers fresh insights into the trickster tradition including African American, American Indian, Euro-American, Asian American, and Latino/a stories, Morgan examines the oral roots of each racial/ethnic group to reveal how each group's history, frustrations, and aspirations have molded the tradition in contemporary literature....

Creeping Into the Conversation

 Creeping Into the Conversation
  • Author : Shahara'Tova V. Dente
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : In "Creeping into the Conversation", I examine canonical texts from the African American Literary Tradition, including Ann Petry's The Street (1946) and Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye (1970), alongside contemporary, oft marginalized novels, including Sapphire's PUSH (1997), and Sister Souljah's The Coldest Winter Ever (1999). This project considers literal and figurative streets as historical ...

The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945

The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945
  • Author : Guiyou Huang
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-08-08
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : The Columbia Guide to Asian American Literature Since 1945...

Edith Wharton and the Conversations of Literary Modernism

Edith Wharton and the Conversations of Literary Modernism
  • Author : J. Haytock
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2008-04-28
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : This study imagines modernism as a series of conversations and locates Edith Wharton s voice in those debates....

Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth Century American Literature

Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth Century American Literature
  • Author : M. Drews,M. Elbert
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-10-26
  • Total pages : 267
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : Culinary Aesthetics and Practices in Nineteenth-Century American Literature examines the preponderance of food imagery in nineteenth-century literary texts. Contributors to this volume analyze the social, political, and cultural implications of scenes involving food and dining and illustrate how "aesthetic" notions of culinary preparation are often undercut by the actual practices ...

Conversations with Margaret Walker

Conversations with Margaret Walker
  • Author : Margaret Walker
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : I read somewhere in Newsweek where Margaret Walker is one of those moral writers and that is supposed to be a form of derision. But to me, I could not have a greater compliment." Margaret Walker (1915-1998) began her writing career as a poet in the late 1930s. But she ...

The Voice of the Child in American Literature

The Voice of the Child in American Literature
  • Author : Mary Jane Hurst
  • Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
  • Release Date : 2015-01-13
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : We as adults are reflected in our children, those in our literature as well as those in our familes, and so it is natural to want to examine their presence among us. Children and child speech are important literary elements which merit careful critical analysis. Surprisingly, comprehensive studies of the ...

Writing Indian Native Conversations

Writing Indian  Native Conversations
  • Author : John Lloyd Purdy
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 1319281001
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Summary : By revisiting some of the classics of the genre and offering critical readings of their distinctive qualities and shades of meaning, Purdy celebrates their dynamic literary qualities. Interwoven with this personal reflection on the last thirty years of work in the genre are interviews with prominent Native American scholars and ...