Creating Storyworlds, Exploring Literature
Preliminary Reading Brown, P. C., Roediger, H. L. and McDaniel, M. A. (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 Company)
Crystal, D. (2005) The Stories of English (Penguin)
Montgomery, M. et al (2013) Ways of Reading: 4th Edition (Routledge)
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Theory Abbott, H. P. (2008) The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative (Cambridge University Press)
Alexander, M. (2013) A History of English Literature: Third Edition (Palgrave MacMillan)
Brown, C. G. with W. Hamish Fraser (2010) Britain Since 1707 (Routledge)
Eagleton, T. (2008) Literary Theory: An Introduction (Blackwell)
Furniss, T. & Bath, M. (2007) Reading Poetry: An Introduction, Second Edition (Pearson)
Lodge, D. (2015) The Modes of Modern Writing: Metaphor, Metonymy, and the Typology of Modern Literature (Bloomsbury)
Said, E. (2003) Orientalism (Penguin)
Simpson, P. (2004) Stylistics: A Resource Book for Students (Routledge)
Trudgill, P. (2000) Sociolinguistics: An Introduction to Language and Society: Fourth Edition (Penguin Books)
Young, R. J. C. (2015) Empire, Colony, Postcolony: A Short History (Wiley-Blackwell)
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From the Beginning H. G. Wells, S. Arata [Ed.], 'The Time Machine' (1895)
Henry James, 'What Maisie Knew' (1897)
Oscar Wilde 'The Ballad of Reading Gaol' (1898)
Joseph Conrad, T. C. Moser [Ed.], 'Lord Jim' (1900)
Arnold Bennett, 'The Old Wives' Tale' (1908)
D. H. Lawrence, 'Sons and Lovers' (1913)
James Joyce, M. Norris [Ed.], 'Dubliners' (1914)
Franz Kafka, 'Metamorphosis' (1915)
James Joyce, 'Ulysses' (1922)
Virginia Woolf, 'Mrs Dalloway' (1925)
Ernest Hemmingway, 'Men Without Women' (1927)
Virginia Woolf, 'To The Lighthouse' (1927)
Samuel Beckett, 'Murphy' (1930)
J. B. Priestly, 'English Journey' (1934)
Graham Greene, 'The Confidential Agent' (1939)
Mervyn Peake, ‘The Gormenghast Trilogy’ (1946-1959)
George Orwell, 'Essays' (d.1950)
Vladimir Nabokov, 'Lolita' (1955)
Chinua Achebe, F. A. Irele [Ed.], 'Things Fall Apart' (1958)
William S. Burroughs, 'The Naked Lunch' (1959)
Joseph Heller, 'Catch 22' (1961)
Jorge Luis Borges, 'Labyrinths' (1962)
Thomas Pynchon, 'The Crying of Lot 49' (1966)
Richard Brautigan, 'Trout Fishing in America' (1967)
Kurt Vonnegut, 'Slaughterhouse-Five' (1969)
Italo Calvino, 'Invisible Cities' (1972)
Gabriel García Márquez, 'Love in the Time of Cholera' (1985)
Salman Rushdie, 'The Satanic Verses' (1988)
Angela Carter, 'Wise Children' (1991)
Philip Larkin, 'Collected Poems' (2003)
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Theory Abu-Lughod, L. (2015) Do Muslim Women Need Saving? (Harvard University Press)
Butler, J. (2006) Gender Trouble (Routledge)
Connell, R. W. & Pearse, R. (2015) Gender: In World Perspective, Third Edition (Polity)
Eagleton, M. (2010) Feminist Literary Theory (Wiley-Blackwell)
Gilbert, S. & Gubar, S. (2011) The Madwoman in the Attic (University of Missouri Press)
Hall, L. A. (2013) Sex, Gender and Social Change in Britain Since 1880: Second Edition (Palgrave MacMillan)
McClintock, A. (2013) Imperial Leather: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in the Colonial Contest (Routledge)
Moi, T. (2002) Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory (Routledge)
Rees-Jones, D. (2005) Consorting with Angels: Essays on Modern Women Poets (Bloodaxe)
Showalter, E. (2009) A Literature of Their Own: Revised Edition (Virago)
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From Aphra Behn Aphra Behn, J. Lipking [Ed.] 'Oroonoko' (1688)
Frances Burney, S. J. Cooke [Ed.], 'Evelina' (1778)
Mary Wollstonecraft, 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' (1792)
Jane Austen, 'Pride and Prejudice' (1813)
Mary Shelley, J. P. Hunter [Ed.], 'Frankenstein' (1818)
Charlotte Brontë, D. Lutz [Ed.], 'Jane Eyre' (1847)
Emily Brontë, R. Dunn [Ed.], 'Wuthering Heights' (1847)
Charlotte M. Yonge, 'The Heir of Redclyffe' (1853)
Elizabeth Gaskell, A. Shelston [Ed.], 'North and South' (1855)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, 'Aurora Leigh' (1856)
Mary Elizabeth Brandon, 'Lady Audley's Secret' (1862)
George Eliot, B. G. Hornback [Ed.], 'Middlemarch' (1872)
Olive Schreiner, 'The Story of an African Farm' (1883)
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 'The Yellow Wallpaper' (1892)
Sarah Grand, 'The Beth Book' (1897)
Frances Hodgson Burnett, 'The Secret Garden' (1911)
Virginia Woolf, 'The Waves' (1931)
Djuna Barnes, 'Nightwood' (1936)
Rosamond Lehmann, 'The Weather in the Streets' (1936)
Dorothy Richardson, 'Pilgrimage' (1938)
Muriel Spark, 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie' (1961)
Doris Lessing, 'The Golden Notebook' (1962)
Margaret Drabble, 'The Millstone' (1965)
Ursula K. Le Guin, 'The Left Hand of Darkness' (1969)
Leonora Carrington, 'The Hearing Trumpet' (1976)
Isabel Allende, 'The House of the Spirits' (1982)
Angela Carter, 'Nights at the Circus' (1984)
Kate Millett, 'The Loony Bin Trip' (1990)
Zadie Smith, 'White Teeth' (2000)
Deryn Rees-Jones [Ed.], 'Modern Women Poets' (2005)
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Theory Ashcroft, B., Griffiths, G. & Tiffin, H. [Eds.] (2003) The Empire Writes Back (Routledge)
Fanon, F., Markmann, C. L. [Tr.] (1952) Black Skin, White Masks (Pluto)
Fanon, F., Farrington, C. [Tr.] (1961) The Wretched of the Earth (Penguin)
Gilroy, P. (1993) The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness (Verso)
Gilroy, P. (2004) After Empire: Multiculture or Postcolonial Melancholia (Routledge)
Loomba, A. (2015) Colonialism/Postcolonialism (Routledge)
McLeod, J. (2010) Beginning Postcolonialism: Second Edition (Manchester University Press)
Patke, R. (2006) Postcolonial Poetry in English (Oxford University Press)
Ramazani, J. (2001) The Hybrid Muse: Postcolonial Poetry in English (The University of Chicago Press)
Sardar, Z. (1999) Orientalism (McGraw-Hill)
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From Lady Montagu Daniel Defoe, M. Shinagel [Ed.], 'Robinson Crusoe' (1719)
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, 'The Turkish Embassy Letters' (1763)
Olaudah Equiano, 'The Life of Olaudah Equiano' (1789)
Jane Austen, ''Mansfield Park' (1814)
George Meredith, 'The Shaving of Shagpat' (1856)
Jules Verne, 'The Steam House: The End of Nana Sahib' (1880)
H. Rider Haggard, 'King Solomon's Mines' (1885)
Rudyard Kipling, 'Kim' (1901)
Joseph Conrad, 'Heart of Darkness' (1902)
E. M. Forster, 'A Passage to India' (1924)
W. B. Yeats, 'Yeats's Poetry, Drama, and Prose' (d.1939)
Graham Greene, 'The Heart of the Matter' (1948)
Jean Rhys, 'Wide Sargasso Sea' (1966)
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, 'A Grain of Wheat' (1967)
Tariq Mehmood, 'Hand on the Sun' (1983)
Chinua Achebe, 'Anthills of the Savannah' (1987)
Sally Morgan, 'My Place' (1987)
E. A. Markham [Ed.], 'Hinterland' (1990)
Derek Walcott, 'Omeros' (1990)
Amitav Ghosh, 'The Calcutta Chromosome' (1995)
Arundhati Roy, 'The God of Small Things' (1996)
A. K. Ramanujan, 'The Collected Poems of A. K. Ramanujan' (1997)
Andrea Levy, 'Small Island' (2004)

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, 'Wizard of the Crow' (2004)
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 'Half of a Yellow Sun' (2007)
Tabish Khair, 'The Thing About Thugs' (2010)
Selma Dabbagh, 'Out of It' (2011)
Okot p'Bitek, 'Song of Lawino and Song of Ocol' (2013)
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Theory Bate, J. (2016) The Genius of Shakespeare (Picador)
Halsey, K. & Vine, A. [Eds.] (2018) Shakespeare and Authority (Palgrave MacMillan)
Innes, C. (1992) Modern British Drama 1890-1990 (Cambridge University Press)
Kermode, F. (2001) Shakespeare's Language (Penguin)
Loomba, A. (1998) Shakespeare, Race, And Colonialism (Oxford University Press)
Loomba, A. & Orkin, M. [Eds.] (1998) Post-Colonial Shakespeares (Routledge)
Packer, T. (2016) Women of Will: The Remarkable Evolution of Shakespeare's Female Characters (Vintage)
Shellard, D. (2000) British Theatre Since the War (Yale University Press)
Sierz, A. (2001) In-yer-face Theatre: British Drama Today (Faber)
Trussler, S. (2000) The Cambridge Illustrated History of British Theatre (Cambridge University Press)
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From Shakespeare William Shakespeare, 'Titus Andronicus' (1588-1593)
William Shakespeare, 'Henry VI, Part 1' (1591–1592)
William Shakespeare, 'The Comedy of Errors' (1594)
William Shakespeare, 'Romeo and Juliet' (1595)
William Shakespeare, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' (1595)
William Shakespeare, 'The Merchant of Venice (1596–1597)
William Shakespeare, 'As You Like It' (1599-1600)
William Shakespeare, 'Hamlet' (1599–1601)
William Shakespeare, 'Twelfth Night' (1601)
William Shakespeare, 'Othello' (1603–1604)
William Shakespeare, 'King Lear' (1605–1606)
William Shakespeare, 'Macbeth' (1606)
William Shakespeare, 'Antony and Cleopatra' (1606)
William Shakespeare, 'Sonnets' (1609)
William Shakespeare, 'The Tempest' (1610–1611)
Henrik Ibsen, 'A Doll’s House' (1879)
Oscar Wilde, 'The Importance of Being Earnest' (1895)
George Bernard Shaw, 'Pygmalion' (1912)
Noël Coward, 'Blithe Spirit' (1941)
Samuel Beckett, 'Waiting for Godot' (1953)
John Osborne, 'Look Back in Anger' (1956)
Harold Pinter, 'The Birthday Party' (1958)
Shelagh Delaney, 'A Taste of Honey' (1958)
Joe Orton, 'Loot' (1965)
Dario Fo, 'Accidental Death of an Anarchist' (1970)
Denis Potter, 'Blue Remembered Hills' (1979)
Caryl Churchill, 'Top Girls' (1982)
Sarah Kane, 'Blasted' (1995)
Mark Ravenhill, 'Shopping and Fucking' (1996)
David Hare, 'The Permanent Way' (2003)
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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)
Lamott, A. (1994) Bird by Bird (Anchor)
Prose, F. (2006) Reading Like A Writer (Aurum 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)
Taggart, C. & Wines, J. A. (2001) My Grammar and I (Or Should That Be 'Me') (Michael O'Mara Books)
VanderMeer, J. (2013) Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction (Abrams Image)
Wood, J. (2009) How Fiction Works (Vintage)
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History & Culture Aberth, S. (2010) Leonora Carrington (Lund Humphries)
Arnal, W. & Mccutcheon, R. T. (2012) The Sacred Is the Profane: The Political Nature Of "Religion" (Oxford University Press)
Brotton, J. (2014) This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World (Allen Lane)
Chang, Ha-Joon (2011) 23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism (Penguin)
Cragoe, C. D. (2008) How to Read Buildings: A Crash Course in Architecture (Herbert Press)
Crilley, M. (2016) The Drawing Lesson (Watson-Guptill)
Harrington, A. (2004) Art and Social Theory: Sociological Arguments in Aesthetics (Polity)
Hobsbawm, E. (1995) The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 (Abacus)
Hofmann, W. (2001) Caspar David Friedrich (Thames and Hudson)
Jones, O. (2015) The Establishment (Penguin)
Knysh, A. (2017) Islam in Historical Perspective (Prentice Hall)
Kurlansky, M. (2007) Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea (Vintage)
Lean, N. (2017) The Islamophobia Industry: How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims (Pluto Press)
Murray, S. (2008) Representing Autism: Culture, Narrative, Fascination (Oxford University Press)
Plantinga, L. (1984) Romantic Music: A History of Musical Style in Nineteenth-Century Europe (Norton)
Ross, A (2007) The Rest is Noise Listening to the Twentieth Century (MacMillan)
Savage, M. (2015) Social Class in the 21st Century (Pelican)
Tharoor, S. (2017) Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India (Hurst)
Todd, S. (2014) The People: The Rise and Fall of the Working Class, 1910-2010 (Hachette)
Zinn, H. (2008) A People's History of the American Empire (Metropolitan Books)
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Reference Baldick, C. (2015) Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms: Fourth Edition (Oxford University Press)
Birch, D. [Ed.] (2009) The Oxford Companion to English Literature: 7th Edition (Oxford University Press)
Clute, J. and Grant, J. [Eds.] (1999) The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (Macmillan)
Ferguson, M. et al (1996) The Norton Anthology of Poetry (Norton)
Leitch, V. B. et al [Ed.] (2001) Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism (Norton)
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