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

September 2004
Literary Cavalcade;Sep2004, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p4
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"?


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