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Course Overview

A survey of American literature from 1900 to the present. Topics include short stories, the novel, nonfiction, poetry, and drama. Continuation of American Literature, First Semester.

This course is designed for high-school juniors or seniors.


English 9 and 10, and First Semester of American Lit. strongly suggested, but not required.

Required Materials

The following textbook is required for this course:

Pearson Prentice Hall. Prentice Hall Literature—The American Experience. Penguin Edition. Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007. ISBN 978-0-13-131719-2

Also you will read

Cather, Willa. My Àntonia. Bantam Dell/Random House, 2003. ISBN 978-0-553-21418-5
[Note: You may use any edition, simply be aware that page references may vary slightly.]

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