Conversations in American Literature

Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. Conversations in American Literature: Language ∙ Rhetoric ∙ Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology—putting nonfiction on equal footing with the traditional fiction and poetry, and emphasizing the skills of rhetoric, close reading, argument, and synthesis. To spark critical thinking, the book includes TalkBack pairings and synthesis Conversations that let students explore how issues and texts from the past continue to impact the present. Whether you’re teaching AP English Language, or gearing up for Common Core, Conversations in American Literature will help you revolutionize the way American literature is taught.

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  • Author : Robin Dissin Aufses
  • Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Pages : 1648 pages
  • ISBN : 9781457646768
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Conversations in American Literature

Conversations in American Literature
  • Author : Robin Dissin Aufses,Renee H. Shea,Lawrence Scanlon
  • Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Release : 16 May 2014
GET THIS BOOKConversations in American Literature

Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. Conversations in American Literature: Language ∙ Rhetoric ∙ Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology—putting nonfiction on equal footing with the traditional fiction and poetry, and emphasizing the skills of rhetoric, close reading, argument, and synthesis. To spark critical thinking, the book includes TalkBack pairings and synthesis

Conversations in American Literature

Conversations in American Literature
  • Author : Robin Dissin Aufses,Renee H. Shea,Lawrence Scanlon
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release : 16 May 2014
GET THIS BOOKConversations in American Literature

Teachers have struggled for years to balance the competing demands of American Literature and AP English Language. Now, the team that brought you the bestselling Language of Composition is here to help. Conversations in American Literature: Language ∙ Rhetoric ∙ Culture is a new kind of American Literature anthology—putting nonfiction on equal footing with the traditional fiction and poetry, and emphasizing the skills of rhetoric, close reading, argument, and synthesis. To spark critical thinking, the book includes TalkBack pairings and synthesis

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The Language of Composition
  • Author : Renee H. Shea,Lawrence Scanlon,Robin Dissin Aufses
  • Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Release : 06 August 2012
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The Language of Composition is the first textbook built from the ground up to help students succeed in the AP English Language course. Written by a team of experts with experience in both high school and college, this text focuses on teaching students the skills they need to read, write, and think at the college level. With practical advice and an extensive selection of readings — including essays, poetry, fiction, and visual texts — The Language of Composition helps students develop the

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Nature in Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Author : Catrin Gersdorf
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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Nature in Literary and Cultural Studies is a collection of essays written by European and North American scholars who argue that nature and culture can no longer be thought of in oppositional, mutually exclusive terms. They are united in an effort to push the theoretical limits of ecocriticism towards a more rigorous investigation of nature's critical potential as a concept that challenges modern culture's philosophical assumptions, epistemological convictions, aesthetic principles, and ethical imperatives. This volume offers scholars and students of

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Sites Unseen
  • Author : William A. Gleason
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Sites Unseen examines the complex intertwining of race and architecture in nineteenth and early-twentieth century American culture, the period not only in which American architecture came of age professionally in the U.S. but also in which ideas about architecture became a prominent part of broader conversations about American culture, history, politics, andOCoalthough we have not yet understood this clearlyOCorace relations. This rich and copiously illustrated interdisciplinary study explores the ways that American writing between roughly 1850 and 1930 concerned itself, often

Just Us

Just Us
  • Author : Claudia Rankine
  • Publisher : Graywolf Press
  • Release : 08 September 2020
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Claudia Rankine’s Citizen changed the conversation—Just Us urges all of us into it As everyday white supremacy becomes increasingly vocalized with no clear answers at hand, how best might we approach one another? Claudia Rankine, without telling us what to do, urges us to begin the discussions that might open pathways through this divisive and stuck moment in American history. Just Us is an invitation to discover what it takes to stay in the room together, even and

Conversations in Black

Conversations in Black
  • Author : Ed Gordon
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 14 January 2020
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An award-winning journalist envisions the future of leadership, excellence, and prosperity in Black America with this "urgent and pathbreaking" work (Marc Lamont Hill). Hard-hitting, thought-provoking, and inspiring, Conversations in Black offers sage wisdom for navigating race in a radically divisive America and, with help from his mighty team of black intelligentsia, veteran journalist Ed Gordon creates hope and a timeless narrative on what the future of black leadership should look like and how we can get there. In Conversations in

No-No Boy

No-No Boy
  • Author : John Okada
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Release : 01 November 2014
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"No-No Boy has the honor of being among the first of what has become an entire literary canon of Asian American literature,” writes novelist Ruth Ozeki in her new foreword. First published in 1957, No-No Boy was virtually ignored by a public eager to put World War II and the Japanese internment behind them. It was not until the mid-1970s that a new generation of Japanese American writers and scholars recognized the novel’s importance and popularized it as one

Poetry in Person

Poetry in Person
  • Author : Alexander Neubauer
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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A celebration of the creative writing process by some of the nation's premiere poets offers insight into their works from the past 25 years while reproducing drafts of their masterpieces, in a volume that includes contributions by such writers as Louise Glück, Robert Hass and Robert Pinksy. Reprint.

Conversations in Maine

Conversations in Maine
  • Author : Grace Lee Boggs,Jimmy Boggs,Freddy Paine,Lyman Paine
  • Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
  • Release : 20 November 2018
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Meditations on activism following the turbulent 1960s—back in print After the Detroit Rebellion of 1967, James and Grace Lee Boggs decided they should rethink what activism looks like. Pairing with trusted veteran activists Freddy and Lyman Paine, they ruminated on central questions emerging from their politics and activism, and they discussed the purpose and responsibilities human beings share for the future. The recorded dialogue among these four friends invites readers to consider the fundamentals of activism with tough, thought-provoking questions.

American Dirt

American Dirt
  • Author : Jeanine Cummins
  • Publisher : Tinder Press
  • Release : 18 February 2021
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'Breathtaking... I haven't been so entirely consumed by a book for years' Telegraph 'I couldn't put it down. I'll never stop thinking about it' Ann Patchett An extraordinary story of the lengths a mother will go to to save her son, AMERICAN DIRT has sold over a million copies worldwide. It's time to read what you've been missing. Lydia Perez owns a bookshop in Acapulco, Mexico, and is married to a fearless journalist. Luca, their eight-year-old son, completes the picture.

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Ecocriticism and Indigenous Studies
  • Author : Salma Monani,Joni Adamson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 August 2016
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This book addresses the intersections between the interdisciplinary realms of Ecocriticism and Indigenous and Native American Studies, and between academic theory and pragmatic eco-activism conducted by multiethnic and indigenous communities. It illuminates the multi-layered, polyvocal ways in which artistic expressions render ecological connections, drawing on scholars working in collaboration with Indigenous artists from all walks of life, including film, literature, performance, and other forms of multimedia to expand existing conversations. Both local and global in its focus, the volume includes