Inside Out/Outside In: Exploring American Literature

  • AUTHORS: Victoria Holder; Dorothy Lindsay; Lyn Motai; Deborah vanDommelen; Karen Wiederholt
  • ISBN-13: 9780395986059 
  • 360 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2001     Published
  • Level(s): Advanced
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About The Product

With a focus on literary analysis, this anthology of short stories and poems helps students develop reading skills and enjoyment.


  • Each selection includes a comprehensive background on the cultural history of the piece, as well as activities on basic comprehension, literary analysis, and analytical writing
  • Text features traditional and contemporary works by a diverse set of authors

About the Contributor

  • Victoria Holder

  • Dorothy Lindsay

  • Lyn Motai

  • Deborah vanDommelen

  • Karen Wiederholt

Table of Contents

1. Gaston by William Saroyan
2. At Home in the World by Rosemary Catacalos
3. Raymond's Run by Toni Cade Bambara
4. Bluebirdbluebirdthrumywindow by Sonia Sanchez
5. Two Kinds by Amy Tan
6. The Waltz by Dorothy Parker
7. Silent Snow, Secret Snow by Conrad Aiken
8. A Blessing by James Wright
9. Aunt Moon's Young Man by Linda Hogan
10. D.P. by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
11. Mass of the Moon Eclipse by Denise Levertov
12. Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway
13. On the Road by Langston Hughes
14. The Local Production of Cinderella by Allegra Goodman
15. One Human Hand by Li-Young Lee
16. The Magic Barrel by Bernard Malamud
17. Romero's Shirt by Dagoberto Gilb
18. Sunday in the Park by Bel Kaufman
19. Black Boy by Kay Boyle
20. Gravity by David Leavitt
21. The Confounding by Steve Sanfield