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Fitzgerald Collection at USC

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Collection at the University of South Carolina A fascinating F. Scott Fitzgerald Collection of documents has been made available online. According to the library’s description, “This F. Scott Fitzgerald Centenary website was launched in 1996, the 100th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Cathy Duffy Review of Excellence in Literature

Cathy Duffy Review of Excellence in Literature Cathy Duffy has posted a thoughtful review of Excellence in Literature on her website. In case you are not familiar with Duffy, she is the author of 101 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum, … Continue reading

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Videos Referenced in Excellence in Literature

Here are lists of the videos referenced in the EIL curriculum, organized by level. Introduction to Literature videos Literature and Composition videos American Literature videos British Literature videos World Literature videos

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Level 3 Resource Updates

American Literature Updates Due to the ever-changing nature of the Internet, online resources often move unexpectedly to new addresses. Here are the updates for Level 3: American Literature that have happened since the most recent release of the EIL curriculum. … Continue reading

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Honors Texts for American Literature

Honors Texts for American Literature (E3) The Honors Track for American Literature is outlined in the study guide, and involves additional reading and writing and an optional exam. Another way you can use the honors texts is if you’ve already read a focus text … Continue reading

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Old Catalog Location

The Catalog Has Moved! The current catalog is here: https://excellence-in-literature.com/catalog If you are looking for Transcripts Made Easy or other books published by Everyday Education, you may visit that website to learn more: www.Everyday-Education.com Thank you for visiting Excellence in … Continue reading

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American Literature Videos

Videos referenced in American Literature (E3): Unit 1 William Zeitler plays the glass armonica (an instrument invented by Benjamin Franklin) Unit 2 Poe’s poem “The Raven” read aloud by Christopher Walken, combined with Gustave Doré’s illustrations Video introduction to the … Continue reading

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American Literature Texts

English III: American Literature, A Survey Course What does American Literature cover? American Literature is a college-preparatory chronological literature survey course. Focus works, including novels, short stories, poems, and drama, have been selected for literary quality, and for their place … Continue reading

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Poetry by Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman Poetry “A Noiseless Patient Spider” “I Hear America Singing” “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d” “O Captain! My Captain!” “Hush’d Be the Camps Today” “To a Locomotive in Winter” Walt Whitman (May 31, 1819 – March 26, … Continue reading

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Hope by Emily Dickinson

Hope Emily Dickinson Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune–without the words, And never stops at all,   And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That … Continue reading

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