Fundamentos de la Literatura Norteamericana
Session 2018-2019 


1. Literary Culture in the Colonies
2. Puritan Writings and Life
3. Revolution and the Republic
4. Washingon Irving and J.F. Cooper
5. Edgar Allan Poe
6.T ranscendentalism
7. Nathaniel Hawthorne
8. Herman Melville
9. Emily Dickinson
10.Walt Whitman
11.Mark Twain
12. Kate Chopin
General Bibliography



Basic Bibliograhy:
- Cunliffe, Marcus. The Literature of the United States. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1986.
- Elliot, Emory, ed.. The Columbia Literary History of the United States. New York: Columbia UP, 1988.
- Gibert, Teresa. American Literature to 1900. Madrid: Editorial Universitaria Ramón Areces, 2001. 
- Ruland, Richard, and Malcolm Bradbury. From Puritanism to Postmodernism. A History of American Literature.
New York: Penguin, 1991.
- Walker, Marshall. The Literature of the United States of America- London: Macmillan, 1988.

Supplementary Bibliography:
- Baym, Nina et al., eds. The Norton Anthology of American Literature. New York: Norton, 2003.
- Bercovitch, Sacvan, ed. The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume I (1590-1820).
Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1994.
- Bercovitch, Sacvan, ed. The Cambridge History of American Literature. Volume II (Prose Writing 1820-1865).
Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1995.
- High, Peter. An Outline of American Literature. London: Longman, 1986.
- Jones, Peter.  An Introduction to 50 American Poets. London: Pan, 1979.

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