Survey of American Literature II

List of Works in Norton Anthology of American Literature (ed. Baym), 7th Edition, as well as online texts and audio

Joel Chandler Harris "The Wonderful Tar Baby Story"; "How the Rabbit was Too Smart for Mr. Fox" Norton C, p. 512 Facsimile First Edition (online); Audio  
Mark Twain "Fenimore Cooper's Literary Offenses Norton C, p. 294   Audio  
Mark Twain Life on the Mississippi Chapter IX ("Continued Complexities"; CHAPTER XXXI (A Thumb Print and What Came of It") Facsimile First Edition (online) Audio  
Mark Twain "Letters from the Earth" Norton C, p. 307      
Bret Harte "The Luck of Roaring Camp" Norton C, p. 326 Online Editiion Audio  
Ambrose Bierce "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" Norton C, p. 360 Online Version Audio  
Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Dictionary Sample Entries Online Version    
Kate Chopin "The Storm" Norton C, p. 531      
Kate Chopin "The Story of an Hour" online text Online Version Audio  
Charlotte Perkins Gilman "The Yellow Wall Paper" Norton C, p. 808 Online Version Audio Radio Drama
Edith Wharton "The Dilettante" online text Online Version Audio  
Sui Sin Far "In the Land of the Free" Norton C, p. 879      
Booker T. Washington Up from Slavery Norton C, Chapters I, II and XIV, p. 665 Online Version   Atlanta Exposition Address recorded by Booker T. Washington (in Real Player Audio)
W.E.B. Dubois The Souls of Black Folk Norton C, The Forethought, Chapters I, III, p. 893 Facsimile First Edition (online)   Website with Audio Clips of "Sorrow Songs"
Charles Chesnutt "The Goophered Grapevine" Norton C, p. 696 Online Version    
Paul Laurence Dunbar Selected Poems Norton C, p. 1038 Online Version Audio

Audio Sympathy

O. Henry "After Twenty Years" online text Online Version Audio  
O. Henry "The Last Leaf" online text Online Version Audio  
Lafcadio Hearn "THE STORY OF MIMI-NASHI-HOICHI" from Kwaidan online text Online Text Audio  
Stephen Crane "The Blue Hotel" online text      
Stephen Crane War is Kind Norton C, p. 1017 Online Version Audio  
Jack London "To Build a Fire" Norton C, p. 1057 Online Version Audio  
Jack London "The Leopard Man's Story" online text   Audio  
Various Corridos Norton C, p. 1132 Online Version ELA Unit  
Chief Joseph Selected Statements   Online Text    
Wovoka Wovoka's Message: Promise of the Ghost Dance Norton C, p. 1144 Online Text    
Mrs. Z.A. Parker Ghost Dance Among the Lakota   Online Text    
Various Lakota Accounts of the Massacre at Wounded Knee   Online Text    
Various Cowboy Songs   Online Text    
Charles Fort Book of the Damned   Online Text    
H. P. Lovecraft "The Picture in the House"   Online Text Audio  
Edgar Lee Masters Spoon River Anthology Norton D, p. 1206 Online Version    
E. A. Robinson Selected Poems Norton D. p. 1209 Online Texts Audio Richard Cory

Audio  House on the Hill

Gertrude Stein If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso   Online Text Audio  
Robert Frost Selected Poems Norton D, p. 1388 Online Text and Audio    
Sherwood Anderson “Queer”   Online Text Audio  
Sherwood Anderson "Hands" Norton D, p. 1422 Online Version  
Sherwood Anderson "Mother" Norton D, p. 1426 Online Version  
Wallace Stevens Selected Poems Norton D, p. 1439 Online Text Audio  
William Carlos Williams Selected Poems Norton D, p. 1462 Online Texts Audio  
Raymond Chandler Red Wind Norton D, p. 1539     Radio Show [N.B. Select second episode in drop down box.]
Eugene O'Neill The Emperor Jones       Website with Audio
Zora Neal Hurston The Eatonville Anthology Norton D, p. 1700      
Zora Neal Hurston "How it Feels to Be Colored Me" Norton D, p. 1710 Online Text Audio  
e e cummings Selected Poems  Norton D, p. 1807 Online Text Audio Buffalo Bill  
John Dos Passos U.S.A. Norton D, p. 1853      
William Faulkner As I Lay Dying Norton D, p. 1860   Audio  
Claude McKay Selected Poems  Norton D, p. 1686 Online Text    
Langston Hughes Selected Poems Norton D, p. 2026 Online Text Video  
Countee Cullen Selected Poems Norton D, p. 2061 Online Text Facsimile Edition (online)  
Flannery O'Connor "Good Country People" Norton E, p. 2539      
William Burroughs Selected Works     Audio Website
Allen Ginsberg  Selected Poems Norton E, p. 2574 Online Text    
Bob Dylan Selected Songs   Online Text    
Ursula Le Guin "Schrodinger's Cat" Norton E, p. 2665      
Gary Snyder Selected Poems Norton E, p. 2672      
Sam Shepherd True West Norton E, p. 2961      
Jack Webb Dragnet   Video    
Chuck Berry "Johnny B. Goode" online text Online Text    


Chuck Berry: Johnny B Goode

Mark Twain: Fennimore Cooper and Letters from Earth

Mark Twain:  Life on the Mississippi

Bret Harte: The Luck of Roaring Camp

Ambrose Bierce: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge; The Devil's Dictionary

Kate Chopin: The Story of an Hour; Charlotte Perkins-Gilman: The Yellow Wall Paper; Edith Wharton: The Dilettante

Booker T. Washington: Up from Slavery; W.E.B. Dubois: The Souls of Black Folk

Charles Chesnutt: The Goophered Grapevine

O. Henry: After Twenty Years

Jack London: To Build A Fire

Paul Laurence Dunbar: "Sympathy" "A Negro Love Song" "We Wear the Mask"

Chief Joseph

Corrido: Gregorio Cortez

Cowboy Songs: "The Range of the Buffalo" and "The Streets of Laredo"

Charles Fort and H. P. Lovecraft

Edgar Lee Masters and E. A. Robinson

Sherwood Anderson: Winesburg, Ohio

Robert Frost: "Home Burial" "Birches" and "Death of the Hired Man"

Gertrude Stein: "If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso" and William Carlos Williams (Selected Poems)

Wallace Stevens: "Anecdote of the Jar" "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" and "Disillusionment at 10 O'Clock"

Zora Neal Hurston and Langston Hughes

Allen Ginsberg and Bob Dylan



Writing Assignment #1: Speech on Anniversary Washington's Atlanta Exposition Address

Writing Assignment #2: Modernism and Perspective Essay