On Wednesday, October 19th, we will begin to discuss the extraordinary only novel of Edgar Allan Poe, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket.
Please do the following by Wednesday:
- Read the Preface and Chapters 1-4 for Wednesday. The text is in the public domain and is available online at these websites:
- Either print out the assigned reading for each day, or bring your laptop or other device to class with the electronic version available. Bring to class a marked up hard copy, or notes to refer to with the electronic version.
- Read the following article from The Guardian, as an introduction to the novel: