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Exploring Literature Through Creative Writing
Poetry, Drama, Prose Alexander, M. (2013) A History of English Literature: Third Edition (Palgrave MacMillan)
Brown, P., Roediger, H. & McDaniel, M. (2014) Make it Stick (Harvard University Press)
Cavanagh, D. et al [Ed.] (2014) The Edinburgh Introduction to Studying English Literature (Edinburgh University Press)
Clark, R. P. (2008) Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer (Little Brown and and Company)
Eagleton, T. (2008) Literary Theory: An Introduction (Blackwell)
Furniss, T. & Bath, M. (2007) Reading Poetry: An Introduction, Second Edition (Pearson)
Hawthorne, J. (2017) Studying the Novel: Seventh Edition (Bloomsbury)
Pope, R. (1995) Textual intervention: Critical and Creative Strategies for Literary Studies (Routledge)
Rees-Jones, D. (2005) Consorting with Angels: Essays on Modern Women Poets (Bloodaxe Books)
Trussler, S. (2000) The Cambridge Illustrated History of the British Theatre (Cambridge University Press)
 
Poetry, Drama, Prose William Shakespeare, 'Twelfth Night, or What You Will' (1602)
Laurence Sterne, H. Stone [Ed.], 'Tristram Shandy' (1767)
Mary Wollstonecraft, 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' (1792)
Jane Austen, George Justice [Ed.], 'Emma' (1815)
Percy B. Shelley, 'Shelley's Poetry and Prose' (d.1822)
Elizabeth Gaskell, A. Shelston [Ed.], 'North and South' (1855)
Lewis Carroll, Donald Gray [Ed.], 'Alice in Wonderland' (1865)
Edward Lear, 'The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse' (d.1888)
Christina Rossetti, 'Selected Poems' (d.1894)
H. G. Wells, 'The Time Machine' (1895)
Henry James, 'What Maisie Knew' (1897)
George Bernard Shaw, Sandie Byrne [Ed.], 'Pygmalion' (1912)
Virginia Woolf, 'Mrs Dalloway' (1925)
Djuna Barnes, 'Nightwood' (1938)
J. B. Priestly, 'An Inspector Calls' (1945)
Vladimir Nabokov, 'Lolita' (1955)
Shelagh Delaney, 'A Taste of Honey' (1958)
Doris Lessing, 'The Golden Notebook' (1962)
Michael Ende, R. Manheim [Trans.], 'The Neverending Story' (1979)
Angela Carter, 'Nights at the Circus' (1984)
Seamus Heaney, 'New Selected Poems 1966–1987' (1990)
Alison Lurie, 'The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales' (1994)
Deryn Rees-Jones, 'Modern Women Poets' (2005)
Stephen Kelman, 'Pigeon English' (2011)
Philip Hensher [Ed.], 'The Penguin Book of British Short Stories' (2015)
 
The Gothic Botting, F. (2014) Gothic (Routledge)
Ellis, M. (2000) The History of Gothic Fiction (Edinburgh University Press)
Groom, N. (2012) Gothic: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press)
Hogle, J. E. [Ed.] (2002) The Cambridge Companion to Gothic Fiction (Cambridge University Press)
Khair, T. (2016) The Gothic, Postcolonialism and Otherness: Ghosts from Elsewhere (Palgrave Macmillan)
 
The Gothic William Shakespeare, Sandra Clark & Pamela Mason [Eds.]. 'Macbeth' (1606)
Horace Walpole 'The Castle of Otranto' (1764)
William Beckford, 'Vathek' (1782)
Ann Radcliffe, 'The Mysteries of Udolpho' (1794)
Matthew Lewis, 'The Monk' (1796)
Jane Austen, Susan Fraiman [Ed.] 'Northanger Abbey' (1817)
Mary Shelley, J. Paul Hunter [Ed.] 'Frankenstein' (1818)
Emily Brontë, R. Dunn [Ed.], 'Wuthering Heights' (1847)
Edgar Allan Poe, 'The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings' (d.1849)
Nathaniel Hawthorne, Robert S. Levine [Ed.], 'The House of Seven Gables' (1851)
Charles Dickens, 'Great Expectations' (1861)
Robert Louis Stevenson, 'Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde' (1886)
Guy Boothby, 'A Bid for Fortune' (1895)
Bram Stoker, Nina Auerbach & David J. Skal [Eds.], 'Dracula' (1897)
Oscar Wilde, 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' (1891)
George Du Maurier, 'Trilby' (1894)
Henry James, 'The Turn of the Screw' (1898)
Franz Kafka, 'Metamorphosis' (1915)
H. P. Lovecraft, S. T. Joshi [Ed.], 'The Thing on the Doorstep and Other Weird Stories' (d.1937)
Daphne du Maurier, 'Rebecca' (1938)
Alasdair Gray, 'Lanark: A Life in Four  Books' (1981)
Chris Baldick [Ed.], 'The Oxford Book of Gothic Tales' (1993)
Mayra Montero, Edith Grossman [Trans], 'In the Palm of Darkness' (1998)
Margaret Atwood, 'The Blind Assassin' (2000)
Octavia C. Butler, 'Fledgling' (2005)
 
Modern Writing Abbott, H. P. (2008) The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative (Cambridge University Press)
Bennett, A. & Royle, N. (2016) An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory: Fifth Edition (Routledge)
Crystal, D. (2005) The Stories of English (Penguin)
Lodge, D. (2015) The Modes of Modern Writing: Metaphor, Metonymy, and the Typology of Modern Literature (Bloomsbury)
Montgomery, M. et al (2013) Ways of Reading : 4th Edition (Routledge)
Moi, T. (2002) Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory (Routledge)
Simpson, P. (2004) Stylistics: A Resource Book for Students (Routledge)
Sutherland, J. (2010) 50 Literature Ideas You Really Need to Know (Quercus)
Trudgill, P. (2000) Sociolinguistics: An Introduction to Language and Society: Fourth Edition (Penguin Books)
Woolf, V. (1929/2002) A Room of One's Own (Penguin)
 
Modern Writing Oscar Wilde, 'The Ballad of Reading Gaol' (1897)
Arnold Bennett, 'The Old Wives' Tale' (1908)
James Joyce, Margot Norris [Ed.], 'Dubliners' (1914)
James Joyce, 'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man' (1915)
T. S. Eliot, M. North [Ed.], 'The Waste Land' (1922)
Katherine Mansfield, V. O'Sullivan [Ed.], 'Selected Short Stories' (d.1923)
Gertrude Stein, 'The Making of Americans' (1925)
Ernest Hemmingway, 'Men Without Women' (1927)
Virginia Woolf, 'To the Lighthouse' (1927)
Virginia Woolf, 'Orlando' (1928)
D. H. Lawrence, 'Collected Short Stories' (d.1930)
W. H. Auden, 'Poems' (1933)
Grahame Greene, 'The Confidential Agent' (1939)
George Orwell, 'Animal Farm' (1945)
George Orwell, 'Essays' (d.1950)
Dylan Thomas, 'Collected Stories' (d.1953)
Samuel Beckett, 'Endgame' (1958)
William Burroughs, 'The Naked Lunch' (1959)
Jorge Luis Borges, 'Labyrinths' (1962)
Richard Brautigan, 'Trout Fishing in America' (1967)
Kurt Vonnegut, 'Slaughterhouse 5' (1970)
Angela Carter, 'The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman' (1972)
Phillip Larkin, 'High Windows' (1974)
Elaine Showalter [Ed.], Daughters of Decadence' (1993)
 
The Postcolonial Loomba, A. (2015) Colonialism/Postcolonialism (Routledge)
McLeod, J. (2010) Beginning Postcolonialism (Manchester University Press)
McClintock, A. (1995) Imperial Leather: Race, Gender and Sexuality in the Colonial Conquest (Routledge)
Said, E. (1978) Orientalism (Penguin)
Young, R. J. C. (2015) Empire, Colony, Postcolony: A Short History (Wiley-Blackwell)
 
The Postcolonial William Shakespeare, 'The Tempest' (1611)
Aphra Behn, J. Lipking [Ed.] 'Oroonoko' (1688)
Daniel Defoe, M. Shinagel [Ed.], 'Robinson Crusoe' (1719)
Jonathan Swift,‎ A. J. Rivero [Ed.]. 'Gulliver's Travels' (1726)
Samuel Johnson, 'Rasselas' (1759)
Charlotte Brontë, Deborah Lutz [Ed.], 'Jane Eyre' (1847)
George Meredith, 'The Shaving of Shagpat' (1855)
H. G Wells, 'The War of the Worlds' (1898)
Joseph Conrad, 'Heart of Darkness' (1899)
E. M. Forster, 'A Passage to India' (1924)
Frantz Fanon, 'Black Skin, White Masks' (1952)
Frantz Fanon,  'The Wretched of the Earth' (1961)
Chinua Achebe, Francis Abiola Irele [Ed.], 'Things Fall Apart' (1958)
Jean Rhys, 'Wide Sargasso Sea' (1966)
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, 'A Grain of Wheat' (1967)
Aimé Césaire, Richard Miller [Trans], 'Une Tempête' (1969)
Wole Soyinka, 'Death and the King's Horseman' (1975)
Chinua Achebe, 'Anthills of the Savannah' (1987)
Sally Morgan, 'My Place' (1987)
Arundhati Roy, 'The God of Small Things' (1997)
Zadie Smith, 'White Teeth' (2000)
Andrea Levy, 'Small Island' (2004)
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 'Half of a Yellow Sun' (2007)
Tabish Khair, 'The Thing About Thugs' (2010)
 
History & Society Bayly, C. A. (2004) The Birth of the Modern World, 1780-1914 (Wiley-Blackwell)
Brown, C. G. with W. Hamish Fraser (2010) Britain Since 1707 (Routledge)
Connell, R. & Pearse, R. (2015) Gender in World Perspective (Polity)
Daems, J. (2011) Seventeenth-Century Literature and Culture (Continuum)
Goring, P. (2008) Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture (Continuum)
Hall, L. (2012) Sex, Gender and Social Change in Britain since 1880 (Palgrave Macmillan)
Hobsbawm, E. (1995) The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 (Abacus)
Knysh, A. (2017) Islam in Historical Perspective (Prentice Hall)
Moran, M. (2006) Victorian Literature and Culture (Continuum)
Todd, S. (2014) The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 (Hachette)
 
Writing Burroway, J., et al (2010) Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft: International Edition, Eight Edition (Pearson)
Halverson, D. (2011) Writing Young Adult Fiction For Dummies (John Wiley & Sons)
Ingermanson, R. & Economy, P. (2010) Writing Fiction for Dummies (Wiley)
Manser, M. & Curtis, S. (2002) The Penguin Writer's Manual (Penguin)
Mendlesohn, F. (2008) Rhetorics of Fantasy (Wesleyan University Press)
Scott, J. (2013) Creative Writing and Stylistics: Creative and Critical Approaches (Palgrave)
Strunk Jr., W. & , White, E. B.  (2000) The Elements of Style: Fourth Edition (Longman)
VanderMeer, J. (2013) Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction (Abrams Image)
Wolf, M. J. P. (2012) Building Imaginary Worlds: The Theory and History of Subcreation (Routledge)
Wood, J. (2009) How Fiction Works (Vintage)
 

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