Here you can find reading lists for the past five years, along with a sample exam from a previous year.
These are the readings for the current exam. Remember that you MUST purchase the precise edition given here. These are the only books you will be allowed to bring with you on the day of the exam.
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Reading List: 2005-06
Walter J. Ong, Orality and Literacy
Judith Fetterley, The Resisting Reader: A Feminist Approach to American Fiction
Michel Foucault, Discipline and Punish
Charlotte Bronte, Villette
Henry James, Portrait of a Lady
Edna St.Vincent Millay, Collected Poems
Edgar Allan Poe, The Complete Short Stories
Richard Rodriguez, Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez: An
Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, The Princess
William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra
Barbara Warnick, Critical Literacy in a Digital Era: Technology, Rhetoric, and the Public