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Welcome to the PCC Library guide for research and writing.
This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers and students enrolled in Writing 102, for locating historical background material on assigned short stories and one play, written during the dates indicated:
- "The Yellow Wallpaper", short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1892)
- "The Day it Happened", short story by Rosario Morales (1992)
- "The Things They Carried",novel excerpt by Tim O'Brien (1986)
- "The Red Convertible", novel excerpt by Louise Erdrich (1984) (set in 1974)
- "Sonny's Blues", short story by James Baldwin (1957)
- Los Vendidos (The Sellouts), one act play by Luis Valdez (1967)
Please use the tabs above to locate frequently recommended resources. If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please contact me.