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GVRL - Heroes
Entry about heroes, with a section about Joseph Campbell:
Segal, Robert A. "Heroes." Encyclopedia of Religion. Ed. Lindsay Jones. 2nd ed. Vol. 6. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2005. 3956-3961. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 13 Feb. 2012.
The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers by
Call Number: PN1996.V64 2007
Publication Date: 2007
This third edition provides new insights and observations from Vogler's ongoing work on mythology's influence on stories, movies, and man himself. This book a 'classic' for screenwriters, writers, and novelists.
The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston
The Woman Warrior
Kingston, Maxine H. The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts. New York: Knopf, 1976. Print.
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
On the Road
Kerouac, Jack. On the Road. New York: Viking, 1957. Print.
Push by Sapphire
Sapphire. Push: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Print.
GVRL - Sapphire
Background article about Sapphire accessed through the Gale Virtual Reference Library:
Waite, Stacey. "Sapphire (b. 1950)." Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States. Ed. Emmanuel S. Nelson. Vol. 2. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood Press, 2009. 550-552. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 13 Feb. 2012.
GVRL - Sapphire (née Ramona Lofton)
Another background article about Sapphire accessed through the Gale Virtual Reference Library:
"Sapphire (née Ramona Lofton) 8/4/1950–." Encyclopedia of African-American Writing: Five Centuries of Contribution: Trials & Triumphs of Writers, Poets, Publications and Organizations. Ed. Shari Dorantes Hatch. 2nd ed. Amenia, N.Y.: Grey House Publishing, 2009. 509-510. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 13 Feb. 2012.
Academic Search Complete - Precious
Articles and reviews about the film Precious found through the Academic Search Complete database.
Literature Resource Center - Sapphire
Articles from the Literature Resource Center database about the author Sapphire and the film Precious.