TITLE

Top 10 Books Taught in U.S. Public High Schools

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Literary Cavalcade;Sep2004, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Top 10 Books Taught in U.S. Public High Schools. These are: "Romeo and Juliet," by William Shakespeare; "Macbeth," by William Shakespeare; "Huckleberry Finn," by Mark Twain "Julius Caesar," by William Shakespeare; "To Kill a Mockingbird," by Harper Lee; " Of Mice and Men," by John Steinbeck, "Lord of the Flies by William Golding. With the exception of Harper Lee, these authors are all white males. Should the gender or ethnic identity of the author be a factor in determining" great literature"?
ACCESSION #
14105579

 

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