University of west Georgia
Critical Source Paper and Literary Analysis
Project (Oral Presentation and Essay)
Reading and Discussion
Central Questions for the Entire
The New Poet,
The New Poetry (Emerson, "The Poet," Whitman, "Preface" to Leaves of Grass)
Whitman, Song of Myself
Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney
Thoreau, "Walking" and "Economy" (from _Walden_)
Thoreau, Resistance to Civil Government; Melville, "Bartleby"
Race, Slavery, and the Making of American Literature
excerpt from Lyrical Ballads
Henry David Thoreau, "Walking"
Emily Dickinson--Critical Currents
The African American Slave Narrative