Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, statewide lending via OhioLINK and SearchOhio has been suspended. OPAL member libraries have closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Please contact your library with specific lending requests or if you need assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
BOOK
Title 50 essays : a portable anthology / edited by Samuel Cohen.
Imprint Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, [2017]
©2017.
Edition Fifth edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS682 .A15 2017    AVAILABLE  
Subject American essays.
English essays.
College readers.
Alt Name Cohen, Samuel S.,
Add Title Fifty essays
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS682 .A15 2017    AVAILABLE  
Subject American essays.
English essays.
College readers.
Alt Name Cohen, Samuel S.,
Add Title Fifty essays
Description xxviii, 452 pages ; 21 cm
Edition Fifth edition.
Bibliography Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction for Students: Active Reading, Critical Thinking, and the Writing Process -- Chimamanda Adichie, To My One Love -- Sherman Alexie, "The Joy of Reading and Writing" -- Superman and Me -- Gloria Anzaldúa, How to Tame a Wild Tongue -- Barbara Lazear Ascher, On Compassion -- James Baldwin, Notes of a Native Son -- James Boswell, On War -- William F. Buckley Jr., Why Don't We Complain? -- Alan Burdick, The Truth about Invasive Species -- Nicholas Carr, Is Google Making Us Stupid? -- Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Paranoid Style of American Policing -- Judith Ortiz Cofer, The Myth of the Latin Woman: I Just Met a Girl Named María -- Daniel Defoe, The Education of Women -- Joan Didion, On Keeping a Notebook -- Frederick Douglass, Learning to Read and Write -- Brian Doyle, Joyas Voladores -- Barbara Ehrenreich, Serving in Florida -- Lars Eighner, On Dumpster Diving -- Stephanie Ericsson, The Ways We Lie -- Malcolm Gladwell, Small Change: Why the Revolution Will Not Be Tweeted -- Christina Henriquez, Lunch -- Langston Hughes, Salvation -- Zora Neale Hurston, How It Feels to Be Colored Me -- Thomas Jefferson, The Declaration of Independence -- Camden Joy, Surviving Sinatra -- Jamaica Kincaid, The Ugly Tourist -- Stephen King, Reading to Write -- Verlyn Klinkenborg, Our Vanishing Night -- Audre Lorde, The Fourth of July -- Nancy Mairs, On Being a Cripple -- Malcolm X, Learning to Read -- John McPhee, The Search for Marvin Gardens -- Lydia Millet, Victor's Hall -- Bharati Mukherjee, Two Ways to Belong in America -- George Orwell, Shooting an Elephant -- Plato, The Allegory of the Cave -- Richard Rodriguez, Aria: Memoir of a Bilingual Childhood -- Mike Rose, "I Just Wanna Be Average" -- Oliver Sacks, My Periodic Table -- David Sedaris, Me Talk Pretty One Day -- Brent Staples, Just Walk on By: Black Men and Public Space -- John Jeremiah Sullivan, Feet in Smoke -- Jonathan Swift, A Modest Proposal -- Amy Tan, Mother Tongue -- Henry David Thoreau, Civil Disobedience -- James Thurber, The Subjunctive Mood -- Miya Tokumitsu, In the Name of Love -- E. B. White, Once More to the Lake -- Colson Whitehead, The Loser Edit -- Virginia Woolf, Professions for Women -- Dave Zirin, Pre-Game.
ISBN 9781319043728 (student edition)
1319043720 (student edition)
9781319044305 (evaluation copy)
1319044301 (evaluation copy)
OCLC # 965496001


If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team