Litteratur och kultur II, 7.5 högskolepoäng

Giltig fr.o.m.: VT2024
Giltig t.o.m.:
Beslutsdatum: 2023-12-06
Beslutad av: Ämnesrådet för engelska
  • Alexie, Sherman. “Cry, Cry, Cry” Blasphemy, Grove P (2013). 15 pp. Available online. 
  • Anzáldua, Gloria. “How to Tame a Wild Tongue.” Borderlands/La Frontera. Aunt Lute Books (1987). 10 pp. 
  • Butler, Octavia. Kindred. Headline Book Publishing, 2018. 320 pp. 
  • Coates, Ta-Nehisi. Between the World and Me. Spiegel and Grau, 2017. 152 pp. 
  • Hamilton, Sharon. Essential Literary Terms: A Brief Norton Guide with Exercises, Second edition. Norton, 2016. 352 pp. 
  • Kincaid, Jamaica. A Small Place. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1988. 82 pp. 
  • Kincaid, Jamaica. “Girl.” Available online. 1 pg. 
  • Kimmerer, Robin Wall. Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants. Selected chapters, ca 50 pp. 
  • Machado, Carmen Maria. “The Husband Stitch.” Granta 2014. Available on-line, ca 30 pp. 
  • Ortiz, Simon J. “Toward a National Indian Literature: Cultural Authenticity in Nationalism.” MELUS, Vol. 8, No. 2, Ethnic Literature and Cultural Nationalism (1981), pp. 7-12. Available online. 
  • Rowlandson, Mary. Narrative of the Captivity and restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson. Project Gutenberg, 1997. 30 pp. 
  • Solnit, Rebecca. Men Explain Things to Me. Guernica (2012), ca 19 pp. Available online. 
  • Speigelman, Art. Maus I. 160 pp. 
  • Williams, Tennessee. A Streetcar Named Desire. Penguin Classics, 2009. 128 pp 
  • Zitkala-Sâ. “Impressions of an Indian Childhood” and “The School Days of an Indian Girl. American Indian Stories (1921). 20 s. Project Gutenberg. 


Compulsory Writing Resource: 

Online Writing Lab at Purdue: 


Additional material may be assigned by the teacher, ca. 50 pages