Daily Archives: June 9, 2020


FALL 2020 Preliminary


William Shakespeare, Othello

CLR James, The Black Jacobins

Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Petals of Blood

Bloom and Martin, Black Against Empire


Alice Walker, Meridian

Charles Chesnutt, The Marrow of Tradition

Claude McKay, Amiable With Big Teeth/ Chester Himes, Blind Man with a Pistol








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Peter Heather, The Goths

John Ruskin, The Stones of Venice

David Punter, Literature of Terror

Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origins, etc.

Wm. Beckford, Vathek

Walter Scott, Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft

EA Poe, Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque

Sheridan Le Fanu, Carmilla

White, Luise. Speaking with Vampires: Rumor and History in Colonial Africa. Berkeley: University of California Press, c2000 2000. http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/ft8r29p2ss/