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


11- Mark Twain. 

Subject of discussion to be presented in class:
   - Mark Twain’s Double Vision of the World.
   - Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn.
All these bibliographical references can be found at the Universidad de La Laguna 
Central Library (Guajara Campus):
- Levy, Andrew. "The Boy Murderers: What Mark Twain and Huckleberry Finn Really
Teach." The Missouri Review 32.2 (Summer 2009): 42-58.
- Nissen, Axel. "A Tramp at Home: Huckleberry Finn, Romantic Friendship, and the Homeless
Man." Nineteenth-Century Literature 60.1 (June 2005): 57-86.
- Quirk, Tom. "The Realism of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." The Cambridge
Companion to American Reaism and Naturalism. Ed. Donald Pizer. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1995.
- Scharnhorst, Gary, ed. Mainly the Truth: Interviews with Mark Twain. Tuscaloosa:
U of Alabama P,  2009.
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