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|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edgar V Roberts
|Notes:||Originally published: New York : Longman, c2009. 9th ed.|
|Description:||Sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Process of reading, responding to, and writing about literature --
Reading and writing about fiction: Fiction, an overview; Point of view, the position or stance of the work's narrator or speaker; Characters,the people in fiction; Setting, the background of place, objects, and culture in stories; Structure, the organization of stories; Tone and style, the words that convey attitudes in fiction; Symbolism and allegory, keys to extended meaning; Idea or theme, the meaning and the message in fiction; Career in fiction, four stories by Edgar Allan Poe with critical readings for research; Seven stories for additional enjoyment and study; Writing a research essay on fiction --
Reading and writing about poetry: Meeting poetry, an overviews; Words, the building blocks of poetry; Characters and setting, who, what, where, and when in poetry; Imagery, the poem's link to the senses; Figures of speech, or metaphorical language, a source of depth and range in poetry; Tone, the creation of attitude in poetry; Form, the shape of poems --
Reading and writing about drama: Dramatic vision, an overview; Tragic vision, affirmation through loss; Comic vision, restoring the balance --
Special writing topics about literature: Critical approaches important in the study of literation --
Appendixes: MLA recommendations for documenting sources; Brief biographies of poets in Part III --
Glossary of important key terms.
|Responsibility:||Edgar V. Roberts.|