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Number:EH337
Name:Modern American Literature
Description:Students discuss works of poetry, drama, and prose written in America since the turn of the twentieth century. Attention is given to developments in literary form and to the modern perspectives on philosophy, psychology, and societal values and issues. Writers such as Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Wright, Miller, Frost, Eliot, Brooks, Oliver, O’Connor, Updike, and Kesey are considered.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):Offered on three-year rotation
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s): EH112

Course Objectives


Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
F 2012 Great Gatsby 0-14-077197-2 Fitzgerald, F. Scott 1987 Penguin Books, Inc.
F 2012 Native Son 0-06-083756-X Wright, Richard A. 1993 Perennial Library
F 2012 One Flew Over Cuckoo's Nest (325 Pages) Kesey 1962 Signet Classics
F 2012 Sea Wolf and Selected Stories 0-451-52356-3 London, Jack 1964 Signet Classics
F 2012 Sun Also Rises 0-684-80071-3 Hemingway, Ernest 1926 Charles Scribner's & Sons
F 2012 Winter of Our Discontent 0-14-303948-2 Steinbeck, John 2008 Penguin Books, Inc.
F 2009 CRUCIBLE 0-14-048138-9 MILLER PENGUIN USA
F 2009 GREAT GATSBY 0-7432-7356-7 FITZGERALD SIMON AND SCHUSTER INC.
F 2009 NATIVE SON 0-06-083055-7 WRIGHT HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS
F 2009 NATIVE SON ABRGD ED 0-06-053348-X WRIGHT HARP/COLL
F 2009 SEA-WOLF 0-486-41108-7 LONDON DOVER PUBLICATIONS, INC.
F 2009 SUN ALSO RISES 0-684-71808-1 HEMINGWAY SIMON AND SCHUSTER INC.
F 2009 WINTER OF OUR DISCONTENT 0-14-006221-1 STEINBECK PENGUIN USA
S 2007 CRUCIBLE 0-14-048138-9 MILLER PENGUIN USA
S 2007 GREAT GATSBY 0-7432-7356-7 FITZGERALD SIMON AND SCHUSTER I
S 2007 NATIVE SON 0-06-083055-7 WRIGHT HARPER COLLINS PUBLI
S 2007 NATIVE SON ABRGD ED 0-06-053348-X WRIGHT HARPER COLLINS PUBLI
S 2007 ROBERT FROST'S POEMS W/NEW INTRO 0-312-98332-8 FROST VHPS
S 2007 SEA-WOLF 0-486-41108-7 LONDON DOVER PUBLICATIONS,
S 2007 SUN ALSO RISES 0-684-71808-1 HEMINGWAY SIMON AND SCHUSTER I
S 2007 WINTER OF OUR DISCONTENT 0-14-006221-1 STEINBECK PENGUIN USA
F 2005 CRUCIBLE (PENGUIN PLAYS) MILLER 52
F 2005 FITZGERALD D" GREAT GA
F 2005 GREAT GATSBY FITZGERALD 95
F 2005 HEMINGWAY D" SUN ALSO
F 2005 LONDON D" SEA-WOLF
F 2005 MILLER D" CRUCIBLE
F 2005 Native Son 0-06-083055-7 Richard Wright Rack Siz Perennial Classic
F 2005 NATIVE SUN WRIGHT
F 2005 ROBERT FROST'S POEMS FROST 71
F 2005 SEA-WOLF LONDON 0
F 2005 STEINBECK D" WINTER O
F 2005 SUN ALSO RISES HEMINGWAY
F 2005 The Crucible 0-14048-138-9 Arthur Miller Paper Penguin
F 2005 The Great Gatsby ? F. Scott Fitzgerald Rack Siz Scribner
F 2005 The Sea-Wolf 0-486-41108-7 Jack London Paper Dover Thrift Edition
F 2005 The Sun Also Rises 684-71808-1 Ernest Hemingway Paper Scribner
F 2005 The Winter of Our Discontent 0-1400-62211 John Steinbeck Rack Siz Penguin
F 2005 WINTER OF OUR DISCONTENT STEINBECK
F 2005 WRIGHT D" NATIVE S
F 2000 Boy's Will & North of Boston 0-486-26866-7 Frost Dover
F 2000 Death of a Salesman 0-14-048134-6 Miller Pengu
F 2000 Great Gatsby Authorized Text 0-684-80152-3 Fitzgerald Scrib
F 2000 Native Son 0-06-092980-4 Wright Harp/
F 2000 Old Man & the Sea (Rack Size) 0-02-051910-9 Hemingway Scrib
F 2000 Sun Also Rises 0-684-80071-3 Hemingway Scrib
F 2000 Winter of Our Discontent 0-14-018753-7 Steinbec Pengu
U 1999 Ethan Frome & Other Short Fiction 0-553-21255-9 Wharton Bantam
U 1999 In Our Time 0-684-82276-8 Hemingway Scrib
U 1999 Light In August 0-679-73226-8 Faulkner Random
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