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Module Reading List

The Creative Essay: From Idea to Submission, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Emma Trott
E.J.G.Trott@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue
Book

Fires : essays, poems, stories

Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. 1986 Available at Special Collections Brotherton Level 4 (Swainson Collection CAR)
  Book

I love myself when I am laughing : and then again when I am looking mean and impressive : a Zora Neale Hurston reader

Hurston, Zora Neale. ; Walker, Alice, 1944-; Washington, Mary Helen. 1979 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-31 HUR) and other locations
  Book

One-way street, and other writings

Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940. ; Jephcott, E. F. N.; Shorter, Kingsley. 1997 Available at Laidlaw Library Level 3 (Philosophy O-0 BEN)
  Book

Mythologies

Barthes, Roland, author. 2014 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 2 (French N-10 BAR)
  Book

The next American essay

D'Agata, John, 1974- 2003 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-30.37 DAG)
  Book

Slouching towards Bethlehem

Didion, Joan. 1969 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-51 DID)
  Book

Silences

Olsen, Tillie. 1980 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English A-0.31 OLS)
  Book

The origin of others

Morrison, Toni, author. ; Coates, Ta-Nehisi, writer of foreword. 2017 Check availability
  Book

What moves at the margin : selected nonfiction

Morrison, Toni. ; Denard, Carolyn C. 2008 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-51 MOR)
  Book

Mouth full of blood : essays, speeches and meditations

Morrison, Toni, author. 2019 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-51 MOR)
  Book

The collected essays of Ralph Ellison

Ellison, Ralph. ; Callahan, John F., 1940- 1995 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 4 (English U-51 ELL)
  Book

Notes of a native son

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. 1995 Available at Laidlaw Library Level 1 (English U-51 BAL)
 
Book

First you write a sentence : a primer for writing, reading ... and life

Moran, Joe, 1970- author. 2018 Available at Laidlaw Library Level 1 (General Literature A-2 MOR) and other locations
  Article

Walking with a purpose: the essay in contemporary nonfiction

Moran, Joe Textual Practice, Oct 2018, Vol.32(8), pp.1277-1299 Peer Reviewed Available Online
 
 
  Article

Woolf & the Art of the Essay

Youngkin, Molly English literature in transition, 1880-1920, 2013, Vol.56(4), pp.543-546 Peer Reviewed Available Online
 
 
  Book

Essayists on the essay : Montaigne to our time

Klaus, Carl H.; Stuckey-French, Ned. 2012 Available at Brotherton Library Main Building Floor 1 (General Literature F-1 KLA)
  Book

Understanding the essay

Foster, Patricia, 1948-, editor of compilation.; Porter, Jeff, editor of compilation. 2012

This list was last updated on 16/09/2021