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ENG 112 - Wendy Vergoz: Home

A guide to resources for introductory literature courses.

LibGuide for Literature

Welcome to the LibGuide for ENG 115, a resource guide for Wendy Vergoz's students.  This guide will help you navigate resources in the library and online. 

Click on the tabs above to get started with your research.

Times Topics - NYT

Reading for Fun

Check recent additions to the Leisure Reading Collection:

Books are located on the 2nd floor, near the stairs.

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OED and Other Dictionaries

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Inaugural Poem for Barack Obama, plus related links

Read a transcript of Elizabeth Alexander's poem, written for the inaugural ceremony installing Barack Obama as President of the United States on 20 January 2009

2013 - Richard Blanco

CNN coverage of Blanco's Inagural Poem

NBC coverage of Blanco's Inaugural Poem

The text of "One Today"

"Richard Blanco Will Be First Latino Inaugural Poet" - NPR (2013)

Inauguration Poet Richard Blanco Hopes to Offer Words of Unity, Belonging (PBS)

 2009 - Elizabeth Alexander

Elizabeth Alexander's inaugural poem

Praise Song - in stanzas

Elizabeth Alexander's website

Elizabeth Alexander on the Colbert Report

E. Alexander - Biographical information

Related Links

The Butler University Visiting Writers' series

Inaugural Poetry 2009 from NPR - Other inaugural poems -- unofficial, but interesting.  Check out this series of poems provided by NPR

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Poetry Daily