Reading List for ENGL 362: Regionalism and Local Color

Bret Harte, “The Luck of Roaring Camp

—, “The Outcasts of Poker Flat

Constance Fenimore Woolson, “Solomon

—, “The Lady of Little Fishing

Mark Twain, Old Times on the Mississippi

Hamlin Garland, “Up the Cooly

Charles Egbert Craddock, “The Dancin’ Party at Harrison’s Cove

—, “Over on T’Other Mounting

Joel Chandler Harris, Selections from Uncle Remus and His Legends of the Old Plantation

Thomas Nelson Page, “Marse Chan: A Tale of Old Virginia

Charles Chesnutt, “The Goophered Grapevine

—, “Po’ Sandy

Jack London, “The White Silence

—, “The Son of the Wolf

Zitkala-Sa, “The Soft-Hearted Sioux”

—, “The Trial Path

George Washington Cable, “‘Tite Poulette

—, “Madame Delphine

Grace King, “The Little Convent Girl

Kate Chopin, “At the ‘Cadian Ball

—, “The Storm

Alice Dunbar-Nelson, “Sister Josepha

Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, “A New England Nun

—, “The Revolt of Mother

Sarah Orne Jewett, “The Failure of David Berry

—, Country of the Pointed Firs


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