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Critical Survey of Poetry: American Poets (Info | Start here)
408 articles on some of America's best-loved poets, including Walt Whitman, Ezra Pound, E.E. Cummings and Gwendolyn Brooks. New poets covered include Sherman Alexie, Sandra Cisneros, Alberto Rios and Shel Silverstein.
Critical Survey of Poetry: British, Irish, & Commonwealth Poets (Info | Start here)
Poets include Margaret Atwood, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Chaucer, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, Christopher Marlowe, Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, Wordsworth and Yeats.
Critical Survey of Poetry: Cumulative Indexes (Info | Start here)
This volume includes a chronological and geographical index of poets and essays, a categorized index, a subject index, a list of major awards, a glossary of poetic terms and a complete bibliography for the Critical Survey of Poetry series.
Critical Survey of Poetry: European Poets (Info | Start here)
195 essays include such poets as Samuel Beckett, Jean Cocteau, Homer, Michelangelo, Sappho, Arthur Rimbaud, and Vergil. New poets discussed include Giovanni Boccaccio, Hermann Hesse, Jorge Manrique and Anna Swir.
Critical Survey of Poetry: Topical Essays (Info | Start here)
The essays here are organized under categories such as "Poetry Around the World," "Literary Movements," and "Criticism and Theory." New overviews were commissioned on topics such as Australian and New Zealand Poetry, and Beat poets.
Critical Survey of Poetry: World Poets (Info | Start here)
67 poets including Nicaragua's Ruben Dario, China's Li Bo, Chile's Pablo Neruda, and Russia's Alexander Pushkin. New poets include Nigerian poet Chinua Achebe, Argentine poet Jorge Luis Borges and Korean poet Ko Un.
Critical Survey of Short Fiction: American Writers (Info | Start now)
Authors covered include Sherman Alexie, Saul Bellow, Benjamin Franklin, Dashiell Hammett, Herman Melville, Dorothy Parker, John Updike, and Edith Wharton. New to this edition are Edwidge Danticat, John Grisham, Walter Mosley and Paul Yoon.
Critical Survey of Short Fiction: British, Irish & Commonwealth Writers (Info | Start now)
Includes Margaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Aldous Huxley, James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, Alice Munro, and Roald Dahl. New writers to this edition are David Malouf, Kazuo Ishiguro and Anne Enright.
Critical Survey of Short Fiction: Cumulative Indexes (Info | Start now)
This volume brings together in one place all the appendixes and indexes for the Critical Survey of Short Fiction series.
Critical Survey of Short Fiction: European Writers (Info | Start now)
Discusses major writers from many different regions of Europe. The essays include such writers as Franz Kafka, Hans Christian Andersen, the Brothers Grimm, Homer, Miguel de Cervantes, Dante, and Anais Nin.