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Approaches to Teaching the Arthurian Tradition
In Approaches to Teaching the Arthurian Tradition, instructors who have taught Arthurian material in contexts from high school to graduate school draw on their experience to address a range of... more info

Editor(s): Maureen Fries, Jeanie Watson
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Approaches to Teaching Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale and Other Works
Margaret Atwood's works, especially The Handmaid's Tale, are widely taught not only in literature courses but also in economics, political science, sociology, film, and business courses. ... more info

Editor(s): Sharon R. Wilson, Thomas B. Friedman, Shannon Hengen
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Approaches to Teaching Baudelaire's Flowers of Evil
Charles Baudelaire's Flowers of Evil (Les Fleurs du Mal) may be the most influential, and perhaps the greatest, book of lyric poetry in French literature. ... more info

Editor(s): Laurence M. Porter


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Approaches to Teaching Beowulf
During recent decades, the study of Beowulf has flourished in liberal arts colleges, community colleges, and high schools. Useful for new instructors as well as medieval scholars, this collection of... more info

Editor(s): Jess B. Bessinger, Jr., Robert F. Yeager
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Approaches to Teaching Blake's Songs of Innocence and of Experience
Responses to a survey conducted for this volume indicate that most teachers of Blake begin with Songs of Innocence and of Experience; the work is included in the syllabi of... more info

Editor(s): Robert F. Gleckner, Mark L. Greenberg


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Approaches to Teaching British Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Although British women poets such as Charlotte Turner Smith, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, and Felicia Hemans were influential and widely acknowledged during the Romantic period, only recently have many scholars and... more info

Editor(s): Stephen C. Behrendt, Harriet Kramer Linkin
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Approaches to Teaching Byron's Poetry
As the volume editor, Frederick W. Shilstone, explains in his preface, this book originated in hallways, at conferences, and in classrooms, with colleagues and students "who share my enthusiasm for... more info

Editor(s): Frederick W. Shilstone
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Approaches to Teaching Chaucer's Canterbury Tales
The inaugural volume in the MLA's popular Approaches to Teaching World Literature series comprises bibliographic and instructional essays devoted to the first great English poet. ... more info

Editor(s): Joseph Gibaldi
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Approaches to Teaching Chaucer’s Troilus and Criseyde and the Shorter Poems
"Since the works in question are seldom taught to undergraduates, this wonderful collection of essays will be invaluable to prospective teachers who are eager to share the wealth of the... more info

Editor(s): Tison Pugh, Angela Jane Weisl


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Approaches to Teaching Coleridge's Poetry and Prose
Richard Matlak, the editor of this Approaches volume, depicts Coleridge as both a model student and an accomplished teacher. ... more info

Editor(s): Richard E. Matlak


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Approaches to Teaching Dante's Divine Comedy
The contributors to this collection believe that Dante can be enjoyed by college students at every level whether or not they are literature or language majors. ... more info

Editor(s): Carole Slade


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Approaches to Teaching Dickinson's Poetry
The life and the range of topics and tones of Emily Dickinson suit her to be included in such courses as American literature, Romanticism, realism, nineteenth-century culture, and women's literary... more info

Editor(s): Robin Riley Fast, Christine Mack Gordon


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Approaches to Teaching the Works of John Dryden
“Dryden is a major figure of the Restoration, writing in almost all of its important genres. This volume is a valuable addition to the series.” James Evans, University of North... more info

Editor(s): Jayne Lewis, Lisa Zunshine


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Approaches to Teaching Eliot's Poetry and Plays
According to a survey of English teachers, most students are introduced to T. S. Eliot's poetry during the first two years of college. ... more info

Editor(s): Jewel Spears Brooker


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Approaches to Teaching Shorter Elizabethan Poetry
This collection of essays presents materials and strategies for helping students and teachers share in the enjoyment of Elizabethan poetry. ... more info

Editor(s): Patrick Cheney, Anne Lake Prescott


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Approaches to Teaching Homer's Iliad and Odyssey
Homer's epics usually appear first in anthologies used for the general literature courses required of most college and high school students throughout the country. ... more info

Editor(s): Kostas Myrsiades
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Approaches to Teaching Keats's Poetry
"Few poets are as congenial to undergraduates as Keats," write the volume editors. But they warn that if the poetry and the life and character of the poet are attractive... more info

Editor(s): Walter H. Evert, Jack W. Rhodes
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Approaches to Teaching the Metaphysical Poets
Using the now controversial designation metaphysical as a term to be debated or dissected, this book helps teachers with the classroom process of discriminating among the metaphysical and other poems... more info

Editor(s): Sidney Gottlieb
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Approaches to Teaching Milton's Paradise Lost (First Edition)
Of all Milton's works, Paradise Lost is his supreme and most influential accomplishment, but the scope of the epic, the difficulties in its form, and the strangeness of its contexts... more info

Editor(s): Galbraith M. Crump


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Approaches to Teaching Milton's Paradise Lost (Second Edition)
“This is an exemplary anthology of essays, all of them anchored in pedagogical concerns.” Joseph Wittreich, Graduate Center, City University of New York ... more info

Editor(s): Peter C. Herman


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Approaches to Teaching Milton's Shorter Poetry and Prose
"This volume offers fledgling, even veteran, teachers an abundance of wisdom. . . . Herman and the MLA are to be congratulated for this fine book. Highly recommended." Choice ".... more info

Editor(s): Peter C. Herman


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Approaches to Teaching Poe's Prose and Poetry
"The essays provide practical activities that can be readily attempted by teachers who are open to a variety of pedagogical techniques—and who have been frustrated by students' preconceptions concerning Poe."... more info

Editor(s): Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, Tony Magistrale


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Approaches to Teaching Pope's Poetry
Pope's poetry, the editors of this collection suggest, "provides...an index to social criticism, to enlightened religious belief, to witty and vivacious writing, and to the bearing of much of the... more info

Editor(s): Wallace Jackson, R. Paul Yoder


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Approaches to Teaching Shelley's Poetry
Shelley's poetry, admits Steven E. Jones in the Keats-Shelley Journal, has proved "difficult to study and to teach well." ... more info

Editor(s): Spencer Hall


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Approaches to Teaching Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
One of the most widely taught medieval English poems, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight still provides many challenges for teachers. ... more info

Editor(s): Miriam Youngerman Miller, Jane Chance


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Approaches to Teaching the Song of Roland
"The depth and breadth of this volume are impressive, as much for the different subjects broached as for the range of specialists who participated in its creation. I particularly appreciate... more info

Editor(s): William W. Kibler, Leslie Zarker Morgan
Each book contains a CD featuring performances of the Song of Roland.


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Approaches to Teaching Spenser's Faerie Queene
The epic poem's archaic language, formal structure, historical references, and literary allusions all present special challenges to both student and teacher--challenges that the contributors to this book believe can be... more info

Editor(s): David Lee Miller, Alexander Dunlop
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Approaches to Teaching Vergil's Aeneid
Vergil's Aeneid has been the most continually read and discussed work by a Roman author in the history of Western literature. Yet it can be a challenging work to teach--Vergil... more info

Editor(s): William S. Anderson, Lorina N. Quartarone
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Approaches to Teaching Whitman's Leaves of Grass
Called the great poet of America by the writer Max Eastman in 1943, Walt Whitman has in the past few decades secured a largely unchallenged place in the literary canon. ... more info

Editor(s): Donald D. Kummings


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Approaches to Teaching Wordsworth's Poetry
A central figure of the English Romantic movement and the author of scores of canonical works, William Wordsworth is a mainstay of literature courses ranging from freshmen surveys to upper-level... more info

Editor(s): Spencer Hall, Jonathan Ramsey
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The English Romantic Poets Collection
The English Romantic Poets Boxed Set contains seven paperback Approaches to Teaching volumes in a handsome black slipcase. ... more info
$118.50

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The English Romantic Poets (4th edition)
The fourth edition of this classic bibliographic work covers scholarship on Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Shelley, and Keats. ... more info

Editor(s): Frank Jordan
$25.00

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First-Line Index of English Poetry
Index of English Poetry ... more info

Editor(s): Margaret Crum
$125.00

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Introduction to Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures (3rd Edition)
The third edition of the MLA's widely used Introduction to Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures features sixteen completely new essays by leading scholars. Designed to highlight relations among languages... more info

Editor(s): David G. Nicholls


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Medieval English Literature Collection
Contains six paperback Approaches to Teaching volumes in a handsome black slipcase ... more info
$118.50

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Teaching Nineteenth-Century American Poetry
"This volume argues very powerfully that nineteenth-century American poetry encompasses much more than Whitman and Dickinson. This is an indispensable book and will be useful to both new and experienced... more info

Editor(s): Paula Bernat Bennett, Karen L. Kilcup, Philipp Schwieghauser


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Teaching Oral Traditions
Research is beginning to unearth the astounding wealth of oral traditions that have served as a vital cultural activity and verbal art for peoples throughout the world, from antiquity to... more info

Editor(s): John Miles Foley


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Teaching the Representation of the Holocaust
"Can the story be told?" Jorge Semprun asked after his liberation from Buchenwald. The question is addressed from many angles in this volume of essays on teaching about the Holocaust. ... more info

Editor(s): Marianne Hirsch, Irene Kacandes
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Beauty and Love
The girl Beauty and the boy Love are betrothed to each other as children. But Beauty violates the custom of the tribe by falling in love with him, and Love... more info

Author(s): Seyh Galip

Translator(s): Victoria Rowe Holbrook
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Hüsn ü Aşk
The girl Hüsn and the boy Aşk are betrothed to each other as children. But Hüsn violates the custom of the tribe by falling in love with him, and Aşk... more info

Author(s): Seyh Galip

Editor(s): Victoria Rowe Holbrook
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An Anthology of Modern Italian Poetry
In English Translation, with Italian Text
"An Anthology of Modern Italian Poetry will give you many hours of pleasure." Arts Spectrum "This dual-language anthology comes as a most welcome contribution to a still limited corpus... more info

Editor(s): Ned Condini

Translator(s): Ned Condini
$11.95

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An Anthology of Modern Urdu Poetry
In English Translation, with Urdu Text
Currently spoken by almost 250 million people in Pakistan and India and the second most widely spoken language in Britain, Urdu has one of the richest literatures of all south... more info

Editor(s): M.A.R. Habib

Translator(s): M.A.R. Habib
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An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Poetry from France
"This well-documented bilingual anthology, with a wide range of translation styles, is a first-rate pedagogical tool." MLR "The selections in the volume are excellent and . . . will appeal... more info

Editor(s): Gretchen Schultz


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