Readings


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Required Texts

Amazon logo Rowlandson, Mary. The Sovereignty and Goodness of God. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 1997. ISBN: 9780312111519.

Amazon logo Child, Lydia Maria. Hobomok and Other Writings on Indians. Piscataway, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1986. ISBN: 9780813511641. (Download a version of this work from the University of Virginia.)

Amazon logo Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter. Edited by S. S. Williams. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2006. ISBN: 9780312446499. (Download a version of this work from Project Gutenberg.)

Amazon logo Stowe, Harriet Beecher. Uncle Tom's Cabin. Edited by S. Railton. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2006. ISBN: 9780312446512. (Download a version of this work from Project Gutenberg.)

Amazon logo Brown, William Wells. Clotel, or The President's Daughter. Edited by R. Levine. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2000. ISBN: 9780312152659. (Download several versions of this work from Project Gutenberg.)

Amazon logo Melville, Herman. Benito Cereno. Edited by Wyn Kelley. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2006. ISBN: 9780312452421.

Amazon logo Jacobs, Harriet. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. With introduction and notes by N. I. Painter. New York, NY: Penguin Classics, 2000. ISBN: 9780140437959. (Download a version of this work from Project Gutenberg.)

Amazon logo Davis, Rebecca Harding. Life in the Iron Mills. Edited by C. Tichi. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 1997. ISBN: 9780312133603. (Download a version of this work from Project Gutenberg.)

Amazon logo Whitman, Walt. Complete Poems. New York, NY: Penguin Classics, 1977. ISBN: 9780140422221.

Amazon logo Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. 2nd ed. Edited by G. Graff and J. Phelan. New York, NY: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2004. ISBN: 9780312400293. (Download a version of this work from Project Gutenberg.)