Education in Literacy and Education Guide - Evaluations and Reviews


dept.english.upenn.edu/~ov/
Highlights essays which attempt to cross disciplinary boundaries, bringing previously unrelated elements into new relationships. A peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal of cultural criticism.
  
sparknotes.com/
Each guide provides information about context, characters, a brief overall summary, and features explanatory notes on main sections. Also includes examples of study qu A collection of classic literature study guides searchable by title, author or keyword.
  
nyu.edu/library/bobst/research/fales/exhibits/wilde/00main.htm
Encompasses a tour of the literary influences on Wilde's life and work, and includes images of original material such as first editions and autographs. Digitized version of the exhibition commemorating the 100th anniversary of the trials of Oscar Wilde.
  
concordance.com/
A searchable index of classic authors and full texts. Includes the plays and sonnets of Shakespeare, the complete Sherlock Holmes, a selection of Charles Dickens' books, works by the Bronte sisters, Tacitus, Melville, Gibbon, George Eliot, and many others
  
knowledgefarm.co.uk/
Presents a selection of study guides covering a range of topics including literature, music, drama, government and politics and religious studies.
  
wsu.edu/~brians/guides_index.html
Set of links to educational resources covering topics such as world civilisations, love in the arts, 18th and 19th century European classics, the bible as literature, science fiction and English literature from India, Africa, and the Caribbean.
  
people.cornell.edu/pages/jad22/
The first lines of several books are given, and the challenge is to name the book given the first line. The books are divided into categories which may help identify them. A basic literature test.
  
richmondreview.co.uk/
Literary magazine with reviews, features, new poetry and classic short fiction.
  
bcla.org/
The BCLA aims to promote the scholarly study of literature without confinement to national or linguistic boundaries, and in relation to other disciplines.
  
english.upenn.edu/CFP/
Web page for mailing list and archive of calls for papers in English and American literature. Announcements can include forthcoming conferences, panels, essay collections, and special journal issues, and can include calls for completed papers, abstracts,
  
gradesaver.com/ClassicNotes.html
Collection of guides written by Harvard essayists providing detailed summaries and analysis, character information, and literature references of selected classics, as well as biographical information of authors, where available. Material is organised by t
  
www2.bc.edu/~richarad/lcb/
Collection of resources relating to literary studies, cognitive science, and neuroscience. Provides an annotated bibliography of titles, abstracts of forthcoming publications, details of work in progress, and features such as interviews, conference sessio
  
janushead.org/
Articles include The Future of the Dream Body in Virtual Reality and On Sartre and Self-Consciousness. Janus Head is an interdisciplinary journal dedicated to graduate studies in literature, philosophy, and phenomenological psychology.
  
lrb.co.uk/
It is dedicated to carrying on the tradition of the English essay and gives its contributors space and freedom to develop ideas at length and in depth. Regular contributors include Frank Kermode, John Magazine founded in 1979 and printed twice per month.
  
englishlit.about.com/?once=true&
Offers original articles and features about English and American literature, plus annotated links to selected relevant Internet resources compiled by a subject specialist, a subject-specific bulletin board, and details of related news and events. Spans th
  
enmu.edu/ReaderlyWriterly/
Online journal containing essays on literature, literary and textual criticism, and pedagogy.
  
topica.com/channels/books/
An automated catalogue of numerous mailing lists relevant to books, with descriptions and subscription details.
  
andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Lit/
A set of links to resources dealing especially with English and American literature, excluding single electronic texts, and limited to collections of information useful to academics. Subject headings include classical and biblical, medieval, Renaissance,
  
fireandwater.com/
Features publishing news, author information, book reviews, excerpts and a quotation finder.
  
artandculture.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/ACLive.woa/wa/home
Provides a guide to design, film, literature, music, and performing and visual arts, with profiles of individuals involved in each area. Also offers information on specific movements within genres such as fashion design, architecture, American film, liter
  
Number of reviews is 20 - National Institute for Literacy