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A day's read, various professors, (sound recording)

Label
A day's read
Title
A day's read
Statement of responsibility
various professors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Join three literary scholars and award-winning professors as they introduce you to dozens of short masterpieces that you can finish--and engage with--in a day or less with A Day's Read. Professor Arnold Weinstein of Brown University and Professor Grant L. Voth of Monterey Peninsula College--two of our most popular literature professors--are joined by award-winning Professor Emily Allen of Purdue University. Together, all three offer you their unique scholarly perspectives on short books from across time and around the world" --From publisher's website
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
CCP
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Dr. Arnold Weinstein is the Edna and Richard Salomon Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature at Brown University. Dr. Emily Allen is Associate Professor of English at Purdue University. Dr. Grant L. Voth is Professor Emeritus at Monterey Peninsula College in California
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1964-
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  • Weinstein, Arnold L
  • Allen, Emily
  • Voth, Grant L
  • Teaching Company
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Books and reading
  • Reading
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A day's read, various professors, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 36 lectures (30 minutes each) on 18 discs
  • Course guidebook includes lecture notes and outlines
  • Compact discs
  • Topic: Literature and Language ; Subtopic: World Literature
  • "PC2161A"--Disc label
  • "PB2161A"--Guidebook
  • "IC2161A"--Container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (x, 278 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • v. 1, lectures 1-12. Kafka, A Country Doctor -- Prévost, Manon Lescaut -- Flaubert, A Simple Heart -- Faulkner, Pantaloon in Black -- Borges, Short Story Selections -- Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea -- O'Connor, Short Story Selections -- Lagerkvist, The Sybil -- Vesaas, The Ice Palace -- Calvino, Invisible Cities -- Duras, The Lover -- Coetzee, Disgrace
  • v. 2, lectures 13-24. Rhys, Wide Sargasso Sea -- Austen, Lady Susan -- Balzac, The Girl with the Golden Eyes -- Meredith, Modern Love -- Huysmans, Against the Grain -- Stevenson, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray -- James, The Beast in the Jungle -- Joyce, The Dead -- Proust, The Lemoine Affair -- Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway in Bond Street -- McEwan, On Chesil Beach
  • v.3, lectures 25-36. Cather, Alexander's Bridge -- Lu Xun, Short Story Selections -- Chopin, The Awakening -- Melville, Billy Budd -- McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe -- Chekhov, Short Story Selections -- Hersey, Hiroshima -- Satrapi, Persepolis -- Jataka Story Selections -- Munro, Short Story Selections -- Basho, The Narrow Road of the Interior -- Sijie, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Control code
sky251359882
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs
Form of item
microfiche
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038446
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2161
  • IC2161A
  • PC2161A
  • PB2161A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A day's read, various professors, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • 36 lectures (30 minutes each) on 18 discs
  • Course guidebook includes lecture notes and outlines
  • Compact discs
  • Topic: Literature and Language ; Subtopic: World Literature
  • "PC2161A"--Disc label
  • "PB2161A"--Guidebook
  • "IC2161A"--Container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (x, 278 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • v. 1, lectures 1-12. Kafka, A Country Doctor -- Prévost, Manon Lescaut -- Flaubert, A Simple Heart -- Faulkner, Pantaloon in Black -- Borges, Short Story Selections -- Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea -- O'Connor, Short Story Selections -- Lagerkvist, The Sybil -- Vesaas, The Ice Palace -- Calvino, Invisible Cities -- Duras, The Lover -- Coetzee, Disgrace
  • v. 2, lectures 13-24. Rhys, Wide Sargasso Sea -- Austen, Lady Susan -- Balzac, The Girl with the Golden Eyes -- Meredith, Modern Love -- Huysmans, Against the Grain -- Stevenson, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray -- James, The Beast in the Jungle -- Joyce, The Dead -- Proust, The Lemoine Affair -- Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway in Bond Street -- McEwan, On Chesil Beach
  • v.3, lectures 25-36. Cather, Alexander's Bridge -- Lu Xun, Short Story Selections -- Chopin, The Awakening -- Melville, Billy Budd -- McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe -- Chekhov, Short Story Selections -- Hersey, Hiroshima -- Satrapi, Persepolis -- Jataka Story Selections -- Munro, Short Story Selections -- Basho, The Narrow Road of the Interior -- Sijie, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Control code
sky251359882
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs
Form of item
microfiche
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038446
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2161
  • IC2161A
  • PC2161A
  • PB2161A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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