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Dowling Literature Circle Selections

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on 20 October 2014

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Transcript of Dowling Literature Circle Selections

Dowling Course
Advanced Literature Study

Beloved
Toni Morrison
A novel inspired by the story of an African-American slave, Margaret Garner, who temporarily escaped slavery during 1856 in Kentucky by fleeing to Ohio, a free state.
Angela's Ashes
Frank McCourt
The author chronicles his impoverished childhood in Limerick, Ireland, in the 1930s and 1940s, describing his father's alcoholism and talent for storytelling; the challenges and tragedies his mother faced, and his early experiences in the Catholic church, and balances painful memories with humor.
1984
George Orwell
Depicts life in a totalitarian regime of the future.
Jane Eyre
Charlotte Bronte
The heroine, a plain and penniless governess, falls in love with the brooding, melancholy master of Thornfield.
The Odyssey
Homer
The epic story of Odysseus and his struggle to return home after the Trojan War
Hamlet
William Shakespeare
A Danish prince seeks vengeance for his father's murder after being visited by his ghost.
Frankenstein
Mary Shelley
A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies is scorned for being ugly and swears revenge on his creator and the human race.
Ms. Michael, L.H.S. English Department
Text Summaries:
Frankenstein
Jane Eyre
Angela's Ashes
Text Resources:
Frankenstein:
Jane Eyre:
Angela's Ashes:
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/angelasashes/summary.html
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/frankenstein/
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/janeeyre/
Frankenstein
Jane Eyre
The Sea Wolf
Ordinary People
The Scarlet Letter
Pride and Prejudice
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