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2009 Reading List:

Atwood, Margaret:
-Alias Grace
-The Blind Assassin
-Moral Disorder
-The Tent

Barnes, Djuna:

Beauvoir, Simone de:
-The Mandarins
-The Second Sex
-She Came to Stay

Bellow, Saul:
-The Adventures of Augie March

Bloom, Amy:
-Come To Me

Blum, Deborah:
-Sex on the Brain

Camus, Albert:
-The Plague

Carson, Anne:
-Eros the Bittersweet

Darwin, Charles:
-Voyage of the Beagle
-On the Origin of Species
-The Descent of Man
-The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

Dawkins, Richard:
-The Selfish Gene

Defoe, Daniel:
-Robinson Crusoe

Desmond, Adrian and Moore, James:

Eliot, George:

Ellis, Bret Easton:
-Lunar Park

Ensler, Eve:
-The Vagina Monologues

Eugenides, Jeffrey:
-The Virgin Suicides

Fanon, Frantz:
-The Wretched of the Earth

Faulkner, William:
-The Sound and the Fury

Fforde, Jasper:
-The Eyre Affair

Forster, E M:
-A Room With a View

Freud, Sigmund:
-Civilization and its Discontents
-An Outline of Psychoanalysis
-The Psychology of Love
-The Uncanny

Gaitskill, Mary:
-Bad Behaviour
-Because they Wanted To
-Two Girls, Fat and Thin

García Márquez, Gabriel:
-One Hundred Years of Solitude

Gardner, Howard:
-The Mind's New Science

Golding, William:
-The Lord of the Flies

Gowdy, Barbara:
-The Romantic

Greer, Germaine:
-The Change
-The Female Eunuch

Guilleragues, Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne, vicomte de:
-The Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun

Hall, Radclyffe:
-The Well of Loneliness

Hamson, Knut:

Harris, Judith Rich:
-The Nurture Assumption

Hart, Josephine:

Hemingway, Ernest:
-For Whom the Bell Tolls
-The Snows of Kilimanjaro
-To Have and to Have Not

Hoyle, Fred and Elliot, John:
-A For Andromeda

Hunt, Morton:
-The Story of Psychology

Ireland, David:
-The Glass Canoe

Jamison, Kay Redfield:
-Night Falls Fast

Kafka, Franz:
-A Hunger Artist
-The Trial

Kazantzakis, Nikos:
-Zorba the Greek

Lewycka, Marina:
-Two Caravans

McCullers, Carson:
-The Ballad of the Sad Café

McEwan, Ian:
-Enduring Love

Mailer, Norman:
-An American Dream
-The Castle in the Forest
-The Naked and the Dead

Mawson, Sir Douglas:
-Home of the Blizzard

Moore, Brian:
-The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne

Munro, Alice:
-Carried Away
-Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage
-The Moons of Jupiter
-Open Secrets

Nin, Anaïs:
-A Spy in the House of Love

O'Connor, Flannery:
-Everything That Rises Must Converge
-Wise Blood

Orbach, Susie
-Fat is a Feminist Issue (I & II)

Paglia, Camille:
-Sexual Personae

Palahniuk, Chuck:
-Diary: A Novel
-Fight Club

Pinker, Steven:
-The Language Instinct
-The Stuff of Thought

Roth, Philip:
-Portnoy's Complaint

Salinger, JD:
-The Catcher in the Rye

Sartre, Jean-Paul:

Schaffer, H Rudolph:
-Introducing Child Psychology

Shelley, Mary:

Stanovich, Keith E:
-The Robot's Rebellion

Stevenson, Robert Louis:
-Treasure Island

Vidal, Gore:
-Myra Breckenridge
-Sexually Speaking

Wells, HG:
-A Short History of the World

Winterson, Jeanette:
-Art and Lies
-Gut Symmetries
-Oranges are not the Only Fruit
-The Passion
-The Powerbook
-Sexing the Cherry
-The Stone Gods
-The World and Other Places
-Written on the Body

Woolf, Virginia:
-A Room of One's Own
-Three Guineas
-The Waves

Zola, Émile:



-Baldick, Robert (Jean-Paul Sartre's Nausea)
-Buss, Robin (Albert Camus' The Plague)
-Farrington, Constance (Frantz Fanon's The Wretched of the Earth)
-Friedman, Leonard M (Simone de Beauvoir's The Mandarins)
-Johnston, Ian (Franz Kafka's A Hunger Artist)
-Lyngstad, Sverre (Knut Hamsun's Hunger)
-McLintock, David (Sigmund Freud's Civilization and its Discontents)
-McLintock, David (Sigmund Freud's The Uncanny)
-Moyse, Yvonne and Senhouse, Roger (Simone de Beauvoir's The Mandarins)
-Muir, Willa and Edwin (Franz Kafka's The Trial)
-Parmée, Douglas (Émile Zola's Nana)
-Parshley, HM (Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex)
-Rabassa, Gregory (Gabriel García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude)
-Ragg-Kirkby, Helena (Sigmund Freud's An Outline of Psychoanalysis)
-Waldman, Guido (Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne, Vicomte de Guilleragues' The Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun)
-Whiteside, Shaun (Sigmund Freud's The Psychology of Love)
Wildman, Carl (Nikos Kazantzakis' Zorba the Greek)