aplit17.18 - AP LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION Summer Reading Assignment \u2013 100 pts Lee \u2013 J214 Due Date Choose one(1 thematic topic of study from the

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AP LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION Lee – J214 Summer Reading Assignment – 100 pts Due Date: ____________________________ Choose one (1) thematic topic of study from the following list: youth and age parents and children man and woman the individual in society race and nationality the conduct and meaning of life faith and doubt forms of violence the arts the face of death nature My thematic topic is ____________________________________ Now start researching the following extensive list of authors, keeping in mind your thematic topic. In our time together there is no possible way for us to read something by all of these authors. Be thoughtful when choosing your authors – choose someone you are not familiar with and if you have to choose someone you have read, find a new novel or poem you haven’t read. This is to help you expand your range and quality of reading – so don’t take the easy way, challenge yourself! Representative Authors: Please highlight or circle the 3 authors you used. Poetry W. H. Auden; Elizabeth Bishop; William Blake; Anne Bradstreet; Edward Kamau Brathwaite; Gwendolyn Brooks; Robert Browning; George Gordon, Lord Byron; Lorna Dee Cervantes; Geoffrey Chaucer; Lucille Clifton; Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Billy Collins; H. D. (Hilda Doolittle); Emily Dickinson; John Donne; Rita Dove; Paul Laurence Dunbar; T. S. Eliot; Robert Frost; Joy Harjo; Seamus Heaney; George Herbert; Garrett Hongo; Gerard Manley Hopkins; Langston Hughes; Ben Jonson; John Keats; Philip Larkin; Robert Lowell; Andrew Marvell; John Milton; Marianne Moore; Sylvia Plath; Edgar Allan Poe; Alexander Pope; Adrienne Rich; Anne Sexton; William Shakespeare; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Leslie Marmon Silko; Cathy Song; Wallace Stevens; Alfred, Lord Tennyson; Derek Walcott; Walt Whitman; Richard Wilbur; William Carlos Williams; William Wordsworth; William Butler Yeats
Drama Aeschylus; Edward Albee; Amiri Baraka; Samuel Beckett; Anton Chekhov; Caryl Churchill; William Congreve; Athol Fugard; Lorraine Hansberry; Lillian Hellman;

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