Creating Storyworlds, Exploring Literature
Semester Theory Attebery, B. (2014) Decoding Gender in Science Fiction (Routledge)
Attebery, B. (2014) Stories About Stories: Fantasy and the Remaking of Myth (Oxford University Press)
Bate, J. (2008) The Genius of Shakespeare (Picador)
Bohls, E. A. (2013) Romantic Literature and Postcolonial Studies (Edinburgh University Press)
Bould, M. & Vint, S. (2011) The Routledge Concise History of Science Fiction (Routledge)
Beckman, W. (2015) European Romanticism: A Brief History with Documents (Hackett Publishing Company)
Bowser, R. A. & Croxall, B. [Eds.] (2016) Like Clockwork: Steampunk Pasts, Presents, and Futures (Minnesota University Press)
Claeys, G. (2016) Dystopia: A Natural History (Oxford University Press)
David, D. (1995) Rule Britannia: Women, Empire and Victorian Writing (Cornell University Press)
Filmer-Davies, K. (1996) Fantasy Fiction and Welsh Myth: Tales of Belonging (Palgrave Macmillan)
Irwin, R. (2012) The Arabian Nights: A Companion (Tauris Parke Paperbacks)
Kaul, S. (2009) Eighteenth-century British Literature and Postcolonial Studies (Edinburgh University Press)
Mendlesohn, F. & James, E. (2012) Short History of Fantasy: 2nd Edition (Libri Publishing)
O' Gorman, F. [Ed.] (2000) The Cambridge Companion to Victorian Culture (Cambridge University Press)
Parrinder, P. (1996) Shadows of Future: H. G. Wells, Science Fiction, and Prophecy (Syracuse University Press)
Ramazani, J. (2001) The Hybrid Muse: Postcolonial Poetry in English (University of Chicago Press)
Sandner, D. [Ed.] (2004) Fantastic Literature (Praeger)
Sharafuddin, M. (1996) Islam and Romantic Orientalism: Literary Encounters with the Orient (I B Tauris)
Sutherland, J. (2010) 50 Literature Ideas You Really Need to Know (Quercus)
Todd. J. (2015) The Cambridge Introduction to Jane Austen (Cambridge University Press)
 
Semester 01 William Shakespeare, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' (1596)
William Shakespeare, 'As You Like It' (1599)
William Shakespeare, 'Othello' (1603)
William Shakespeare, 'King Lear' (1606)
William Shakespeare, 'Sonnets' (1609)
W. B. Yeats, 'Poetry, Drama, and Prose' (2001)
Derek Walcott, 'Omeros' (1990)
A. K. Ramanujan, The Collected Poems' (2007)
Louise Bennett, 'Selected Poems' (1982)
Okot p'Bitek, 'Song of Lawino and Song of Ocol' (2013)
 
Semester 02 Joseph Addison, 'The Aims of the Spectator' (1711)
Daniel Defoe, Albert J. Rivero [Ed.], 'Moll Flanders' (1722)
Eliza Haywood, 'Fantomina' (1725)
Samuel Richardson, 'Pamela' (1740)
Tobias George Smollett, 'The Adventures of Roderick Random' (1748)
Henry Fielding, 'The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling' (1749)
Charlotte Lennox, 'The Female Quixote' (1752)
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, 'The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu' (1763)
Frances Burney, 'Evelina, or the History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World' (1778)
Olaudah Equiano, 'The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano' (1789)
William Godwin, 'Caleb Williams' (1794)
Mary Wollstonecraft, 'Maria: or, The Wrongs of Woman' (1798)
Roger Lonsdale [Ed.], 'Eighteenth Century Women Poets: An Oxford Anthology' (2000)
 
Semester o3 Jane Austen, Claudia Johnson [Ed.], 'Sense and Sensibility' (1811)
Jane Austen, Donald Gray & Mary Favret [Eds.], 'Pride and Prejudice' (1813)
Jane Austen, Claudia Johnson [Ed.], 'Mansfield Park' (1814)
Jane Austen, P. M. Spacks [Ed.], 'Persuasion' (1817)
James Edward Austen-Leigh, 'A Memoir of Jane Austen' (1869)
Anne Brontë, 'Agnes Grey' (1847)
Anne Brontë, 'The Tenant of Wildfell Hall' (1848)
Charlotte Brontë, 'Villette' (1853)
Charlotte Brontë, 'Shirley' (1949)
Elizabeth Gaskell, 'The Life of Charlotte Brontë' (1857)
 
Semester o4 Charles Dickens, 'The Old Curiosity Shop' (1840)
Charles Dickens, 'Dombey and Son' (1848)
Mary Elizabeth Brandon, 'Lady Audley's Secret' (1862)
Emily Eden, 'Up The Country: Letters Written to Her Sister from the Upper Provinces of India' (1867)
Wilkie Collins, 'The Moonstone' (1868)
George Eliot, 'Daniel Deronda' (1876)
H. Rider Haggard, 'She' (1881)
Olive Schreiner, 'The Story of an African Farm' (1883)
Leo Tolstoy, Anthony Briggs [Trans.], 'The Death of Ivan Ilyich' (1886)
Oscar Wilde, 'The Happy Prince and Other Stories' (1888)
William Morris, 'News from Nowhere' (1890)
Peter Kropotkin, 'The Conquest of Bread' (1892)
George MacDonald, 'Lilith' (1895)
Rudyard Kipling, 'Kim' (1901)
Elaine Showalter [Ed.], 'Daughters of Decadence' (1993)
 
Semester 05 Lord Dunsany, 'The Gods of Pegāna' (1905)
David Lindsay, 'A Voyage to Arcturus' (1920)
E. R. Eddison, 'The Worm Ouroboros' (1922)
Hope Mirrless, 'Lud-in-the-Mist' (1926)
David Sandner & Jacob Weisman [Eds.], 'The Treasury of the Fantastic' (2013)
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, 'Herland' (1915)
Ursula K. Le Guin, 'The Left Hand of Darkness' (1969)
Joanna Russ, 'The Female Man' (1975)
Marge Piercy, 'Woman on the Edge of Time' (1976)
Melissa Scott, 'Shadow Man' (1995)
 
Semester 06 Johann Goethe, 'The Sorrows of Young Werther' (1774, trans. 1779)
William Cowper, 'The Negro's Complaint' (1788)
William Blake, 'Songs of Innocence and of Experience' (1794)
William Wordsworth & Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 'Lyrical Ballads' (1798)
Robert Southey, 'Thalaba the Destroyer' (1801)
Germaine de Staël, Sylvia Raphael [Trans.], 'Corinne or Italy' (1807)
Lord Byron, 'The Bride of Abydos' (1813)
Lord Byron, 'The Giaour' (1813)
Lord Byron, 'The Corsair' (1814)
Walter Scott, 'Waverley' (1814)
Thomas Moore, 'Lalla-Rookh' (1817)
John Keats, 'The Complete Poems of John Keats' (d.1821)
James Hogg, 'The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner' (1824)
Victor Hugo, 'The Last Day of a Condemned Man' (1829)
Mary Prince, 'The History of Mary Prince' (1831)
 
Semester 07 H. G. Wells, 'The Invisible Man' (1897)
H. G. Wells, 'Kipps' (1905)
H. G. Wells, 'Tono-Bungay' (1909)
H. G. Wells, 'Boon' (1915)
H. G. Wells, 'The Shape of Things to Come' (1933)
Madeleine L'Engle, 'A Wrinkle in Time' (1962)
Alan Garner, 'The Owl Service' (1967)
Lloyd Alexander, 'The Chronicles of Prydain' (1968)
Jenny Nimmo, 'Snow Spider Trilogy' (1986-1989)
Evangeline Walton, 'The Mabinogion Tetralogy' (2002)
 
Semester 08 James Elroy Flecker, 'The King of Alsander' (1914)
Arthur Lee Gould, 'An Airplane in the Arabian Nights' (1947)
Tanith Lee, 'Tales from the Flat Earth' (1978-1987)
Robert Irwin, 'The Arabian Nightmare' (1983)
Michael Ende, 'Mirror in the Mirror' (1984)
Esther Friesner, 'Mustapha and his Wise Dog' (1985)
George Alec Effinger, 'When Gravity Fails' (1986)
Susan Shwartz [Ed.], 'Arabesques’ (1988)
Susan Shwartz [Ed.], 'Arabesques II’ (1989)
Judith Tarr, 'Alamut series' (1989-91)
.Salman Rushdie, 'Haroun and the Sea of Stories' (1993)
Bahiyyih Nakhjavani, 'The Saddlebag' (2000)
Anthony O'Neill, 'Scheherazade' (2002)
Saladin Ahmed, 'Throne of the Crescent Moon' (2012)
G. Willow Wilson, 'Alif the Unseen' (2012)
 
Semester 09 William Gibson & Bruce Sterling, 'The Difference Engine' (1990)
S. M. Stirling, 'The Peshawar Lancers' (2002)
Ann & Jeff VanderMeer [Eds.], 'Steampunk' (2008)
Scott Westerfeld, 'Leviathan' (2009)
Nisi Shawl, 'Everfair' (2016)
Aldous Huxley, 'Brave New World' (1932)
George Orwell, 'Nineteen Eight-Four' (1949)
Philip K. Dick, 'The Man in the High Castle' (1962)
Russell Hoban, 'Riddley Walker' (1980)
Margaret Atwood, 'The Handmaids Tale' (1984)
 
Semester 10 Mervyn Peake, ‘The Gormenghast Trilogy’ (1946-1959)
Philip K. Dick, 'The Simulacra' (1964)
Frank Herbert, 'Dune' (1965)
Norman Spinrad, 'The Iron Dream' (1972)
Ursula K. Le Guin, 'The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia' (1974)
Frederik Pohl, 'Jem' (1980)
William Gibson, 'Neuromancer' (1984)
Mary Gentle, 'Rats and Gargoyles' (1990)
Terry Pratchett, 'Small Gods' (1992)
Nalo Hopkinson, 'Skin Folk' (2001)
Susanna Clarke, 'Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell' (2007)
Ekaterina Sedia [Ed.], 'Paper Cities' (2008)
Lev Grossman, 'The Magicians' (2009)
China Miéville, 'The City and the City' (2011)
David Gullen, 'Shopocalypse' (2013)
 
History & Society Bloom, J. & Martin, W. (2014) Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party (University of California Press)
Chang, Ha-Joon (2011) 23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism (Penguin)
Klein, N. (2014) This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (Allen Lane)
Kundnani, A. (2014) The Muslims are Coming: Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror (Verso)
Kurlansky, M. (2007) Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea (Vintage)
Lean, N. (2012) The Islamophobia Industry: How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims (Pluto Press)
Rousselle, D, & Evren, S. [Eds.] (2011) Post-Anarchism: A Reader (Pluto Press)
Savage, M. (2015) Social Class in the 21st Century (Pelican)
Tharoor, S. (2017) Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India (Hurst)
Zinn, H. (2008) A People's History of the American Empire (Metropolitan Books)
 

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