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Book Lists

Students should check carefully that they are consulting the book list featuring their discussion section professor.

Alpha Booklist Spring 2021

Professors: Barnes, Bland, Estess, Ferguson, Garner, Liddell, Morrisson, Rayneard, Vollrath, Wallace

Team Leader: Michael Barnes

William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice (ed. by A. R. Braunmuller; Penguin, ISBN 978-0143130222)

John Locke, Second Treatise of Government (Hackett, ISBN 978-0915144860)

Mary Shelley, Frankenstein: the 1818 Text (Penguin, ISBN 978-0143131847)

Walt Whitman, Song of Myself (Dover, ISBN 978-0486414102)

James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time (Vintage, ISBN 978-0679744726)

Wole Soyinka, Death and the King’s Horseman: A Play (Norton, ISBN 978-0393322996)

Jhumpa Lahiri, Interpreter of Maladies (Mariner Books, ISBN 978-0358213260)


Omega Booklist Spring 2021

Professors: Charara, Church, Cremins, Gish, Lamson, Leveaux-Haley, Lyke, D. Rainbow, J. Rainbow, Trninic

Team Leader: Jesse Rainbow

Ibn Khaldun. The Muqaddimah. Ed. N. J. Dawood. Princeton University Press, 2005. 978-0691166285.

William Shakespeare. The Merchant of Venice. Ed. A. R. Braunmuller. The Pelican Shakespeare. Penguin Classics, 2017. 978-0143130222 

Montesquieu. The Persian Letters. Trans. Margaret Mauldon. Oxford University Press, 2008. 978-0192806352 

William Blake.  Selected Poems . Penguin Classics. 978-0140424461 

Henry Louis Gates, ed. The Classic Slave Narratives. Signet Classics, 2012. 978-0451532138 

Naguib Mahfouz. Children of the Alley: A Novel. Trans. Peter Theroux. Anchor, 1996. 978-0385264730 

Hannah Arendt. The Portable Hannah Arendt. Penguin Classics, 2003. 978-0142437568