New York in Literature

By , October 4, 2010 10:05 am


New York in Literature

In order to prepare for our trip to New York read one of the following novels.

In class we  are going to  discuss text extracts and background information about this fascinating city.

Glitz and Glamor in New York: Breakfast At Tiffany’s Bright Lights, Big City
  American Psycho The Great Gatsby
The Other Side: New York seen through the eyes of outsiders, minorities and children or teenagers.  
  Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close         NEW The Catcher In The Rye
Outsiders and Minorities The Coldest Winter Ever Grand Central Winter
Black Experience
  Invisible Man  Go Tell It On The Mountain
Hispanic Experience Bodega Dreams  
Chinatown  (Non-fiction)  
Jewish Immigrants The Chosen Call It Sleep





Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Panorama Theme by Themocracy