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ENC 1102 - Willman (Brandon): Readings - FA 23

This guide is designed for students in Professor Willman's ENC 1102 course.

Realistic Fiction

Snow by Julia Alvarez 

Television by Lydia Davis 

Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway 

The Key Game by Ida Fink *haven't found

Discovering American by Stephen Graham Jones 

Lather and Nothing Else by Hernando Tellez 

Science Fiction

All Summer in a Day by Ray Bradbury 

I See You Never by Ray Bradbury

There Will Come Soft Rains by Ray Bradbury 

How To Talk to Girls At Parties by Neil Gaiman 

Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut  


Horror/Gothic Fiction

The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe 

Harvey’s Dream by Stephen King (maybe in the New Yorker??) – only one free article.  Vol 79, issue 17, pp 82


Multicultural Fiction

Quality Control by Edwidge Dandicat – Washington Post – free with account creation

Girl by Jamaica Kincaid

Two Kinds by Amy Tan

Geraldo No Last Name by Sandra Cisneros


Ramadan by Kazim Ali 

My Mistress’ Eyes Are Nothing Like the Sun by Shakespeare 

Spanglish As Experienced By a Native Speaker by John Olivares Espinoza 

Problems With Hurricanes by Victor Hernandez Cruz 

Mexican Is Not a Noun by Francisco X. Alarcon 

Harlem by Langston Hughes 

The Rose That Grew From Concrete by Tupac Shakur **Legal??

Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden 

Barbie Doll by Marge Piercy