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


8.- Herman Melville. 

Subjects of discussion to be presented in class:
   - Meville’s Biographical Facts.
   - Melville’s Documentary Method.
All these bibliographical references can be found at the Universidad de La Laguna 
Central Library (Guajara Campus):
- Bickman, Martin, ed. Approaches to Teaching Melville's Moby Dick. New York: MLA, 1985
- Bryant, John, ed. A Companion to Melville Studies. New York: Greenwood, 1986..
- Chai, Leon. "Moby-Dick and Symbolism." The Romantic Foundations of American
Renaissance. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1987. 74-87.
- Delbanco, Andrew. Melville: His World and Work. London: Picador, 2005.
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