Your One-Stop Shopping Mall for Research: The Purdue OWL
Your One-Stop Shopping Mall for Research: The Purdue OWL


Senior Final Review Instructions
ModAm Final May 2012 .doc
Death of A Salesman Work
Death of a Salesman Prompt Essay.doc

Elements of Literature 5 Online
Writer's Portfolio ModAmLit 2012.doc

Course Expectations
Early AmLit Expectations Fall 2010 Spring 2011.doc
General Course Outline

Spring 2012 Research
ModAm Research 2012.doc
Deadlines Checklist Spring 2012.xls

Research Paper Documents
Research Paper Process MLA Practice (6).doc
Basic Style for Citations of Electronic Sources (2).doc

F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Big Read Gatsby Guide (NEH)
The Great Gatsby (YouTube)
The Artist (IMBD)
The Artist official trailer (YouTube)

The Great Gatsby Chapter Questions
The Great Gatsby Chapter 1 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 2 questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 3 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 4 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 5 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 6 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 7 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 8 Questions.doc
The Great Gatsby Chapter 9 Questions.doc

Research Paper Help
Research Paper Process MLA Practice.docx
Basic Style for Citations of Electronic Sources.docx
MLA Entry for our text.
Henry David Thoreau
The Rosa Parks Case PDF
Walking Assignment
The Ballad of Thoreau (video)
My Walk at Walden Pond.ppt

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Transcendentalism Summary from Elements.ppt
The Complete Works of Emerson
Emerson Essay Assignment
Hudson River School Video
Hudson River School Frederick Church Video
Transcendentalism Quotations.ppt
Hubble Deep Field Video

Edgar Allan Poe
"The Fall of the House of Usher" video (Alan Parsons Project)

Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter
Scarlet Letter Reading Schedule Simplified.doc
Scarlet Letter Framework.doc
Scarlet Letter Old New Puritanism.doc


Herman Melville's Moby Dick
Led Zeppelin's "Moby Dick" by John Bonham videos


The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Huckleberry Finn Reading Schedule (Fall, 2011)
Signet Classics Guide to HF
Map of Slave and Free States
Map Two: Slave and Free States
The Making of African-American Identity
Timeline of African-American History
Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain (on slavery, and //Huck Finn//, Chapter 1)
Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain (Pap Finn's rant on government and race)
The Mark Twain Project Online
Huckleberry Finn Retest Instructions.doc

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
NLFD Reading Schedule.doc
Narrative Vocabulary.doc

Presentations
American literature Beginnings.ppt
Paragraph Structure.ppt

Walt Whitman
The Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman Birthplace
Walt Whitman Exhibition at the Library of Congress
Walt Whitman Webguide at the Library of Congress
Walts Tribute to Lincoln.pdf
Whitman Lilacs Grammar.pdf
Lilacs Paper.doc
WHEN LILACS LAST IN THE DOORYARD BLOOM.doc
The Day Lincoln Was Shot (Video)
Ford's Theater Website

Emily Dickinson
How to write a Comparison/Contrast Essay
The Emily Dickinson Electronic Archive
Dickinson's Poetic Devices
The Emily Dickinson Museum in Amherst
Emily Dickinson Assignments
A Lesson Scansion (mapping metrical patterns in poetry)
Bedford's VirtualLit Exercises

Research and Writing
Model Literary Paper.pdf
The Idiom Dictionary
Skillswise at BBC

Weblinks to American Literature Resources
Perspectives in American Literature
Archiving Early America
Frederick Douglass Study Guide
Frederick Douglass National Historical Site
Silva Rhetoricae (The Forest of Rhetoric)
American Authors on the Web
The Declaration of Independence
Free E-Texts for MS Reader
The Thoreau Reader
Official Web Site of Mark Twain
Huckleberry Finn First Edition e-Text
Official Website of the Mark Twain House
Mark Twain Tonight video clip
Glossary of Literary Terms
The Library of America
Washington Irving Landmark at Sunnyside
Voices and Visions American Poetry