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Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, 5th Edition AP® Edition ©2009

X. J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia

Correlated to: AP® English Literature and Composition Exam

Representative Authors

Fiction writers listed by College Board Chinua Achebe, "Dead Men's Path" 182
Margaret Atwood, "Happy Endings" 309
James Baldwin, "Sonny's Blues" 43
Raymond Carver, "Cathedral" 99
John Cheever, "The Five-Forty-Eight" 316
Kate Chopin, "The Storm": 116; "The Story of an Hour" 326
Sandra Cisneros, "The House on Mango Street" 328
William Faulkner, "A Rose for Emily" 28; "Barn Burning" 151
Gabriel García Márquez, "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" 329
Nathaniel Hawthorne, "Young Goodman Brown" 341
Ernest Hemingway, "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place" 147
Zora Neale Hurston, "Sweat" 351
James Joyce, "Araby" 359
D. H. Lawrence, "The Rocking-Horse Winner" 367
Katherine Mansfield, "Miss Brill" 84
Flannery O'Connor, "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" 238; "Revelation" 248
Katherine Anne Porter, "The Jilting of Granny Weatherall" 77
John Updike, "A & P" 14
Alice Walker, "Everyday Use" 64
Eudora Welty, "A Worn Path" 412
Poets listed by College Board W. H. Auden: 453, 550, 756, 758
Elizabeth Bishop: 504, 607, 696, 759
William Blake: 457, 491, 528, 761
Anne Bradstreet: 440
Gwendolyn Brooks: 493, 579, 762
Robert Browning: 432, 763
Samuel Taylor Coleridge: 766
Emily Dickinson: 442, 506, 527, 629, 687, 706 (3), 707 (2), 708 (3), 709 (2), 710 (2),
711, 712
John Donne: 470, 596, 770, 771
Rita Dove: 513
T. S. Eliot: 503, 572, 628, 737
Robert Frost: 431, 495, 534, 536, 600, 633, 640, 773, 774, 775, 1390, 1438, 1460
Seamus Heaney: 780
George Herbert: 620, 632, 781
Gerard Manley Hopkins: 507, 568, 782, 783
Langston Hughes: 604, 718, 719 (2), 720 (2), 721 (2), 722, 723 (2), 724 (2)
Ben Jonson: 541, 580
John Keats: 511, 593, 644, 787
Philip Larkin: 789
Robert Lowell: 791
Andrew Marvell: 792
John Milton: 794
Marianne Moore: 469, 795
Sylvia Plath: 528, 655, 801
Edgar Allan Poe: 699
Alexander Pope: 559, 604, 803
Adrienne Rich: 428, 666, 806
Anne Sexton: 450, 648
William Shakespeare: 524, 543, 571, 598, 809, 810, 811
Percy Bysshe Shelley: 694
Cathy Song: 812
Alfred, Lord Tennyson: 496, 524, 527, 564, 579, 815
Derek Walcott: 820
Walt Whitman: 441, 512, 561, 587, 616, 822, 823
Richard Wilbur: 496, 823
William Carlos Williams: 451, 468, 512, 587, 635, 824
William Wordsworth: 449, 562, 641, 825
William Butler Yeats: 425, 561, 646, 692, 828, 829
Dramatists listed by College Board Henrik Ibsen, A Doll's House 1054
Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman 1211
William Shakespeare, Othello, the Moor of Venice 938
Sophocles, Oedipus the King 887
Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie 1284
August Wilson, Fences 1333

Representative Authors in Fiction Poetry and Drama

Exposure to multicultural authors writing in English Chinua Achebe, "Dead Men's Path" 182
Francisco X. Alarcón, "The X in My Name" 661
Margaret Atwood, "Happy Endings" 309; "You Fit into Me" 532; "Siren Song" 755
James Baldwin: "Sonny's Blues" 43
Gwendolyn Brooks: "Southeast corner" 493; "We real cool" 579; "The Sermon" 762
Sandra Cisneros, "The House on Mango Street" 328
Lucille Clifton, "Homage to My Hips" 765
Countee Cullen, "For A Lady I Know" 439
Rita Dove, "Silos" 513; "The Darker Face of the Earth" 1134
Marisa de los Santos, "Perfect Dress" 769
Louise Erdrich, "Indian Boarding School: The Runaways" 772
Rhina Espaillat," "Bilingual/Bilingüe" 658
Dagoberto Gilb, "Look on the Bright Side" 333
Ha Jin, "Saboteur" 169
Langston Hughes (see Critical Casebook: 718–734)
Zora Neale Hurston, "Sweat" 351
Suji Kwock Kim, "Monologue for an Onion" 448
Jamaica Kincaid, "Girl" 365
Ethridge Knight, "Making Jazz Swing" 510
Yusef Komunyakaa, "Facing It" 663
Shirley Geok-lin Lim, "Learning to Love America" 664
Suiko Matsushita, "Rain shower from mountain" 510
Claude McKay, "America" 659
Arikida Moritake, "The falling flower" 508
N. Scott Momday, "Simile" 528
Alice Munro, "How I Met my Husband" 185
Marilyn Nelson, "A Strange Beautiful Woman" 796
Yone Noguchi, a selection of hokku 798
Wilfred Owen, "Dulce et Decorum Est" 459; "War Poetry" 460;
"Anthem for Doomed Youth" 799
Dudley Randall, "Ballad of Birmingham" 548; "A Different Image" 805
Run DMC, "Peter Piper" 552
Jean Toomer, "Reapers" 507
Benjamin Alire Sáenz, "To the Desert" 443
Carole Satyamurti, "I Shall Paint My Nails Red" 623
Milcha Sanchez-Scott, "The Cuban Swimmer" 1114
Leslie Marmon Silko, "The Man to Send Rain Clouds" 405
Cathy Song, "Stamp Collecting" 812
Amy Tan, "A Pair of Tickets" 127
Amy Uyematsu, "Deliberate" 662
Gina Valdés, "English con Salsa" 483
Hakuro Wada, "even the croaking of frogs" 510
Derek Walcott, "The Virgins" 820
Alice Walker, "Everyday Use" 64
August Wilson, "Fences" 1333
Bernice Zamora, "Penitents" 829
Exposure to Works in Translation Matsuo Basho, "Heat-Lightening Streak" 509; "In the Old Stone Pool" 509
Jorge Luis Borges, "The Gospel According to Mark" 312
Gabriel García Márquez, "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" 329
Henrik Ibsen, A Doll's House 1054
Kobayashi Issa, "Cricket" 509; "only one guy" 509
Octavio Paz, "My Life with the Wave" 401
Sophocles, Oedipus the King 887
Poetry in Spanish: 670–684 Sor Juana, Pablo Neruda, Jorge Luis Borges, Octavio Paz, Frida Kahlo, Cesar Vallejo
Exposure to the Historical Literary Tradition Aesop, "The North Wind and the Sun" 5
Matsuo Basho, "Heat-lightning streak" 509; "In the old stone pool" 509
Bidpai, "The Camel and His Friends" 6
Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm, "Godfather Death" 9
Shakespeare, Othello 934; Sonnets 524, 543, 571, 598, 809–811
Sophocles, Oedipus the King 886

Interpretation

Interpretation of Fiction Plot 11
Point of View 23
Character 74
Setting 113
Tone and Style 144
Theme 180
Symbol 206
Glossary of Literary Terms
Interpretation of Poetry Paraphrase 424, 437
Voice 438
Diction 467
Denotation and Connotation 489
Imagery 501
Figures of Speech 523
Song 540
Sound 558
Rhythm 575
Form and Artifice 592
Free Verse 611
Symbol 627
Myth 639
Personal Identity 654
Glossary of Literary Terms
Interpretation of Drama Conflict 835
Comedy 864
Tragedy 856
Dramatic Realism 1052
Glossary of Literary Terms

Evaluation

Evaluation Chapter 1: Reading a Story 3
Chapter 11: Reading a Poem 423
Chapter 26: Recognizing Excellence 685
Chapter 31: Reading a Play 835

Writing

Writing Skills Chapter 37: Writing about Literature 1389
Chapter 38: Writing About a Story 1412
Chapter 39: Writing About a Poem 1437
Chapter 40: Writing About a Play 1462
Chapter 41: Writing a Research Paper 1471
Chapter 42: Writing an Essay Exam 1502
Chapter 43: Critical Approaches to Literature 1507

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