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Responding to Literature: Stories, Poems, Plays, and Essays, 5/e

Judith Stanford, Rivier College

ISBN: 007296278x
Copyright year: 2006

Responding to Literature is a thematically arranged anthology that encourages the reader's response to a diverse selection of poems, stories, plays, and essays.

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Margaret AtwoodRita DoveJames Joyce
Gwendolyn BrooksRobert FrostEdgar Allen Poe
Kate ChopinSusan GlaspellWilliam Shakespeare
Billy CollinsSeamus HeaneySophocles
e.e. cummingsLangston HughesWendy Wasserstein
Emily DickinsonHenrik IbsenWakako Yamauchi

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  • Biographical information and a list of outside resources, including annotated links
  • Questions on the Experience, Interpretation, and Evaluation of texts
  • Quizzes on the author and the featured work

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  • Annotated full-text works with links to related websites and explanatory text (for example, "Araby" provides links to sites with historic photos of Dublin and glosses the word bazaar)
  • Table of Contents with links to author-related websites
  • Timeline with works of literature place in historical and cultural context
  • Glossary of important literary terms, with clear definitions and examples


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