Frequently used Sites

Updated 5/2011

Use these links to find an American author, or an author’s work  within a specific time reference.

The following timeline provides a short chronology of events in American history and literature.  It is linked to course pages and bibliographies as well as to a set of more general linked resources: pages on American authors, literary movements, and American literature sites.

Each author page contains a picture (if available), a bibliography (if available), links to major sites about the author, and links to works online.

American Authors on the web. General Resources (Alphabetical Listing)

DMOZ Directory of web sites.  Use the directory listing to find American authors within a time period.

The Cambridge History of English and American Literature.  Use the  American  chapters to find an American author within a time period.