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ENG 111 - Literature and Composition - Textbook

Unit 1: Poetry

Edgar Allan Poe portrait daguerreotypeWilliam Carlos Williams black and white photo portraitBlack and white photographic portrait of Langston Hughes smiling.Photo of  Maya Angelou reciting her poem "On the Pulse of Morning" at Bill Clinton's presidential inauguration in 1993.Photograph of poet Billy Collins

Great American poets Edgar Allan Poe, William Carlos Williams, Langston Hughes, Maya Angelou, and Billy Collins.

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Unit 1 Licenses and Attributions

Photos of Poets

Week 1

All Rights Reserved Content


Week 2

CC Licensed Content, Original

CC Licensed Content, Shared Previously

Content in the Public Domain

All Rights Reserved Content


Week 3

CC Licensed Content, Shared Previously

Content in the Public Domain

All Rights Reserved Content

  • The art of the metaphor - Jane Hirshfield. Authored by: TED-Ed. Located at: https://youtu.be/A0edKgL9EgM. License: All Rights Reserved. License Terms: Standard YouTube License.
  • When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer. Authored by: Walt Whitman. Provided by: FCIT. Located at: http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/109/selected-american-and-british-poems/5416/when-i-heard-the-learnd-astronomer/. Project: Lit2Go. License: All Rights Reserved. License Terms: A maximum of twenty-five (25) MP3 and/or text files may be used in any non-commercial, educational project (report, presentation, display, website, etc.) without special permission. The use of more than twenty-five MP3 and/or text files in a single project requires written permission from the Florida Center for Instructional Technology (FCIT) at USF.

Week 6

CC Licensed Content, Shared Previously