Literature (46 publications)

Marilynne Robinson’s Housekeeping : teacher's guide


Authors:
Galyan, Deborah
Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.

“The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Robinson, Marilynne--Housekeeping--Study and teaching

Mark Twain’s The adventures of Tom Sawyer : teacher's guide


Authors:
Palma, Michael, 1945-
Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910--Adventures of Tom Sawyer--Study and teaching

Matar un ruiseñor de Harper Lee : guía del lector


Authors:
Shields, Charles J., 1951-
Contributors:
Kipen, David
Koss, Erika
Gioia, Dana
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Boeing Company
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
16 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

El proyecto The Big Read es una iniciativa del National Endowment for the Arts (el Fondo Nacional para las Artes de Estados Unidos) con la intención de revitalizar el papel de la lectura en el centro de la cultura estadounidense. El NEA presenta The Big Read en colaboración con el Institute of Museum and Library Services y en cooperación con Arts Midwest….El proyecto The Big Read en las comunidades militares es posible gracias a Boeing”–P.4 of cover.

Subjects:
Lee, Harper--To kill a mockingbird--Study and teaching

Naguib Mahfouz’s The thief and the dogs : teacher's guide


Authors:
Thomas-Hicks, Molly
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Contributors:
Gioia, Dana
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.

“The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Maf, Najb, 1911-2006--Li wa-al-kilb--Study and teaching

NEA Literature Fellowships : 40 Years of Supporting American Writers

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
60p.

The publication includes a list of all the writers and translators who have received the award, as well as a brief history of the fellowship program, sidebars highlighting some of the NEA Literature Fellows, and a section on NEA Literature Fellows who have received other national awards and honors. March 2006.

Subjects:
Literature--Scholarships, fellowships, etc.--United States
American literature--Scholarships, fellowships, etc.--United States
Federal aid to the arts--United States

Operation Homecoming Guide for Writers

pdf of book
Authors:
Carroll, Andrew
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
43p.

The Operation Homecoming Guide for Writers is a new resource for troops and veterans who are participating in the current phase of Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience. The guide features selections from the Operation Homecoming anthology paired thematically with writings by veterans of past conflicts. The guide also offers writing exercises and essays on the elements of literature–such as narrative structure, dialogue, and perspective–to help troops and veterans begin writing or refine their stories.

Subjects:
Soldiers' writings, American
Creative writing--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authorship--Handbooks, manuals, etc.

The poetry of Emily Dickinson : teacher's guide


Authors:
Koss, Erika
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2009
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.

“The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886

The poetry of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow : teacher's guide


Authors:
Gioia, Dana
Contributors:
Koss, Erika
Calhoun, Charles C, 1946-
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2009
iv, 20 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

The poetry of Robinson Jeffers : teacher's guide


Authors:
Karman, James
Contributors:
Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962--
Gioia, Dana
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.

“The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962

Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 : teacher's guide


Authors:
Burnham, Philip
Contributors:
Cunningham, Sarah Bainter
Gioia, Dana
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
iv, 20 p. : ill., port. ; 28 cm.

“The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012--Fahrenheit 451--Study and teaching