merican Passages: A Literary Survey provides professional development and classroom materials to enhance the study of American Literature in its cultural context. It is organized into 16 Units; each exploring canonical and re-discovered texts, and presenting the material through an Instructor Guide, a 30-minute documentary video series, literary texts and an integrated Study Guide. How To Use This Site
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Available here in PDF format, the Unit Instructor Guides feature thematically-organized contextual materials.
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