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Library research guide for advanced techniques of fiction writing.

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Course Reading List: 

  • Ranier Maria RilkeThe Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge (Penguin Classics) 
  • Sherwood Anderson: Winesburg, Ohio (Penguin)
  • Charles Baudelaire: Paris Spleen (New Directions)
  • Samuel Beckett: Waiting for Godot (Grove)
  • Andre Breton: Nadja (Grove)
  • Italo Calvino: Cosmicomics (Harcourt)
  • T.S. Eliot: The Waste Land (Norton Critical Editions)
  • James Joyce: Dubliners (Penguin)
  • Zora Neale Hurston: Their Eyes Were Watching God (Harper Perennial)
  • Franz Kafka: The Metamorphosis (Modern Library)
  • Luigi Pirandello: Six Characters in Search of an Author (Signet Classics)
  • Gertrude Stein: Tender Buttons (City Lights)
  • Jean Toomer: Cane (Liveright)
  • Virginia Woolf: Mrs. Dalloway (Mariner)