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African American authors

American authors

British literature


French literature


women authors



Browsing the Stacks

The majority of books on writers and their works are located in these call number ranges:

PS 1 - 3576 (American literature and authors)

PR 1 - 9860 (English literature and authors)

PZ 5 - PZN 994 (children's literature)



Print Books to Get You Started

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Contemporary American Literature, 1945 - Present
Call Number: PS 225 M49 2010
ISBN: 1604134895
Publication Date: 2010
Focusing on a variety of topics, from the violence of war and the struggle for civil rights to the social impact of technology and the moral significance of money, this colorfully illustrated guide to American literature from the postwar period to the present day has been expanded and fully updated.

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No Man's Land - The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century - Sandra M. Gilbert; Susan Gubar
Call Number: PR 116 G5 1988
ISBN: 0300040059
Publication Date: 1988
Provides an overview of modern literature in England and America, bringing feminist theory to bear on writings by men as well as women.

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Contemporary American Indian Literatures and the Oral Tradition - Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez
Call Number: PS 153 I52 R35 1999
ISBN: 0816519579
Publication Date: 1999
Addresses the limitations of contemporary criticism and theory in opening up the worlds of story within American Indian literatures, proposing instead a conversive approach for reading and understanding these works.

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Vader, Voldemort and Other Villains - Jamey Heit (Editor)
Call Number: PN 1995.9 E93 V33 2011
ISBN: 0786458453
Publication Date: 2011
The thirteen essays in this critical volume explore the different ways in which evil is portrayed in popular culture, particularly through film and novels.

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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice - Harold Bloom (Introduction by)
Call Number: PR4034.P72 J36 1987
ISBN: 0877549451
Publication Date: 1987

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Dr. Seuss - Philip Nel; Nel
Call Number: PS 3513 E2 Z787 2004
ISBN: 0826414346
Publication Date: 2003
Celebrates one of the most influential authors and artists of the 20th century: Theodor Seuss Geisel, best known as 'Dr. Seuss'.


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