While this list is subject to change in the upcoming weeks, the proposed readings for this course include:

  • Brief excerpts from Marie Corelli, Wormwood: A Drama of Paris (1890)
  • Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises (1926)
  • Jean Rhys, Good Morning, Midnight (1939)
  • Charles Jackson, The Lost Weekend (1944)
  • Malcolm Lowry, Under the Volcano (1947)
  • Short stories by James Joyce, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zora Neale Hurston, and Dorothy Parker