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  1. LibGuides: Online Library Support and Resources for Your Subject 1 item
  2. Week 1: Introduction: How, when and why do animals speak? 32 items
    Aesop, Fables
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
      1. Aesop's fables - Aesop, Laura Gibbs 2008

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 30 items
      1. General 16 items
        1. Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida - Matthew Calarco 2008

          Book 

        2. 'The Beast in Literature: Some Initial Thoughts' [in] Comparative Critical Studies - Kate Soper 2005

          Article  Special issue on 'Literary Beasts: The Representation of Animals in Contemporary Literature'

        3. Zoontologies: the question of the animal - Cary Wolfe 2003

          Book 

      2. Aesop and Fables 14 items
        1. The English fable: Aesop and literary culture, 1651-1740 - Jayne Elizabeth Lewis 2006

          Book 

        2. A history of Augustan fable - Mark Loveridge 1998

          Book 

  3. Week 2: Animal Transformation 10 items
    Ovid, Metamorphoses
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
      1. Metamorphoses - Ovid, A. D. Melville, E. J. Kenney 1987

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 8 items
      1. The animals reader: the essential classic and contemporary writings - Linda Kalof, Amy J. Fitzgerald 2007

        Book 

      2. The heretic's feast: a history of vegetarianism - Colin Spencer 1996

        Book 

  4. Week 3: Transformed into an Ass 27 items
    Apuleius, The Golden Ass; and Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595)
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 3 items
      1. The Golden Ass - Apuleius, P. G. Walsh 2008

        Book 

      2. A midsummer night's dream - William Shakespeare, Burton Raffel, Harold Bloom 2005

        Book 

      3. The animal that therefore I am - Jacques Derrida, Marie-Louise Mallet 2008

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 24 items
      1. 'Animal Presences: Tussles with Anthropomorphism' [in] Comparative Critical Studies - Gillian Beer 2005

        Article  Special issue on 'Literary Beasts: The Representation of Animals in Contemporary Literature'

      2. Dream in Shakespeare: from metaphor to metamorphosis - Marjorie B. Garber 2013

        Book 

      3. A midsummer night's dream - Helen Hackett 1997

        Book 

  5. Week 4: The Horse's Story 11 items
    Anna Sewell, Black Beauty (1877)
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
      1. Black Beauty - Anna Sewell 2016

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 9 items
      1. The woman who wrote "Black Beauty": a life of Anna Sewell - Susan Chitty 1971

        Book 

      2. Reckoning with the beast: animals, pain, and humanity in the Victorian mind - James Turner 1980

        Book 

      3. Horse - Elaine Walker 2008

        Book 

  6. Week 5: Ape and Human 22 items
    Kafka, A Report for an Academy (1917); and Ceridwen Dovey, Only the Animals (2014)
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
    2. Secondary Texts 20 items
      1. K: a biography of Kafka - Ronald Hayman 1981

        Book 

      2. Franz Kafka: narration, rhetoric, and reading - Jakob Lothe, Beatrice Sandberg, Ronald Speirs 2011

        Book 

      3. Apes and ape lore in the middle ages and the renaissance - Horst Woldemar Janson 1952

        Book  Not currently held in the Library

      4. Ape - John Sorenson 2009

        Book 

  7. Week 6: The Lives of Animals 16 items
    J. M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Costello (2003)
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
      1. Elizabeth Costello: eight lessons - J. M. Coetzee 2003

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 14 items
      1. J.M. Coetzee: a life in writing - John Christoffel Kannemeyer, Michiel Heyns 2013

        Book 

      2. J.M. Coetzee and the idea of the public intellectual - Jane Poyner 2006

        Book  Read Chapter 1: 'The Life and Times of Elizabeth Costello', Chapter 6: 'Elizabeth Costello and the Limits of the Sympathetic Imagination', and Chapter 10: 'A Feminist-Vegetarian Defence of Elizabeth Costello'

      3. Philosophy and animal life - Stanley Cavell, Cora Diamond, John McDowell, Ian Hacking 2008

        Book 

  8. Week 7: The Nightingale's Song 22 items
    Poems
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 6 items
      1. Philomela - Sir Philip Sidney

        Webpage 

      2. To the Nightingale - Anne Finch, Countess of Winchilsea

        Webpage 

      3. The Seasons: Spring - James Thomson

        Webpage  Read lines 714-728

    2. Secondary Texts 16 items
      1. Additional Nightingale Poems 6 items
        1. Bianca Among Nightingales - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

          Webpage 

        2. The Nightingale - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

          Webpage 

      2. Metamorphoses - Ovid, Frank Justus Miller, George Patrick Goold 2014

        Book  Volume 1

  9. Week 8: Focus On Assessment: Student Group Presentations 1 item
  10. Week 9: Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright 8 items
    Yann Martel, Life of Pi (2002)
    1. Seminar and Workshop Texts 2 items
      1. Life of Pi - Yann Martel 2016

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 6 items
      1. Animal victims in modern fiction: from sanctity to sacrifice - Marian Louise Scholtmeijer 1993

        Book 

      2. Tiger - Susie Green 2006

        Book 

  11. Week 10: Man's best friend 11 items
    Jack London, The Call of the Wild (1903)
    1. Seminar Text 1 item
      1. The call of the wild, White Fang, and other stories - Jack London, Earle Labor, Robert C. Leitz 1990

        Book 

    2. Secondary Texts 10 items
      1. Jack London, adventures, ideas, and fiction - James Lundquist 1987

        Book 

      2. Jack London's strong truths - James I. McClintock 1997

        Book 

      3. Critical essays on Jack London - Jacqueline Tavernier-Courbin 1983

        Book 

      4. Wolf - Garry Marvin 2012

        Book 

      5. Dog - Susan McHugh 2004

        Book 

  12. Week 11: Woman's best friend 16 items
    Virginia Woolf, Flush (1933)
    1. Seminar Texts 3 items
      1. Flush - Virginia Woolf, Kate Flint 2009

        Book 

      2. To Flush, My Dog - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

        Webpage 

      3. Flush, or Faunus - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

        Webpage 

    2. Secondary Texts 13 items
      1. Virginia Woolf - Hermione Lee 1996

        Book 

      2. The diary of Virginia Woolf - Virginia Woolf 1981

        Book 

      3. The essays of Virginia Woolf - Virginia Woolf, Andrew McNeillie 2010

        Book 

      4. The letters of Virginia Woolf - Virginia Woolf, Nigel Nicolson, Joanne Trautmann 1975-1984

        Book 

      5. The courtship correspondence 1845-1846 - Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Daniel Karlin 1990

        Book 

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