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Book Lists

Students should check carefully that they are consulting the book list featuring their discussion section professor [updated July 13th].

Alpha Booklist Spring 2017

Professors GishGonzalez, Liddell, Maya, MeyerMikics, Morrisson, Rainbow, D., Sommers, and Wallace

Team Leader: 

William Shakespeare, King Lear. Yale University Press, ISBN 978-0300122008

Rene Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy. Hackett Classics, ISBN 978-0872201927

Thomas Paine, Rights of Man, Common Sense, and Other Political Writings. Oxford World’s Classics, ISBN 978-0199538003

Alexis de Tocqueville, The Antien Regime and the Revolution Penguin Classics, ISBN 978-0141441641

Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter. Dover Thrift Editions, 978-0486280486

Isaac Babel, Red Cavalry. W.W. Norton, 978-0393324235

James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time. Vintage Books, ISBN 978-0679744726


Omega Booklist Spring 2017

Professors Brunt, Charara, Cremins, Estess, Ferguson, Garner, Hallmark, Lamson, Luttrell, Lyke, Rainbow, J., Spring, and Zecher
Team Leader: Jesse Rainbow

William Shakespeare. King Lear: A Conflated Text. Edited by Stephen Orgel. The Pelican Shakespeare. Penguin, 2016. ISBN 978-0143128557

Baruch Spinoza. Theological-Political Treatise. Translated by Samuel Shirley. 2nd edition. Hackett, 1998. ISBN 978-0872206076

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Faust, Part One. Translated by David Luke. Oxford World’s Classics, 2008. ISBN 978-0199536214

Friedrich Nietzsche. On the Genealogy of Morality and Other Writings. Revised Student Edition. Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Cambridge, 2006. ISBN 978-0521691635

William Butler Yeats. Selected Poems and Four Plays. Scribner, 1996. 978-0684826462

Anna Akhmatova. Poems of Akhmatova. Translated by Stanley Kunitz and Max Hayward. Mariner Books, 1997. ISBN 978-0395860038

Leslie Marmon Silko. Ceremony. Penguin Classics, 2016. ISBN 978-0143129462.

José Saramago. Blindness. Harvest, 1999. ISBN 978-0156007757