User:Jottce

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Being active on the Wikipedia for a while now, I am beginning to appreciate the benefits of a policy of having to log in to edit articles. Vandalism sucks.

My Interests:[edit]

Nineteenth-century American literature and culture[edit]

Herman Melville

  1. Benito Cereno, novella by Herman Melville (1855)
  2. The Bell Tower, short story by Herman Melville (1855)

Frederick Douglass

  1. The Heroic Slave (1853)
  2. My Bondage and My Freedom (1855)

Harriet Beecher Stowe

  1. A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin (1851)
  2. Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp (1856)
  3. The Minister's Wooing (1858/59)

Walt Whitman

  1. Leaves of Grass
    1. Song of Myself
    2. I Sing the Body Electric
  2. Democratic Vistas

John Rollin Ridge

Egyptomania

Race (historical definitions)

Canadian Literature[edit]

Canadian Literature

Alice Munro

Margaret Atwood

  1. Survival, A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature
  2. Oryx and Crake

Thomas King

  1. Truth and Bright Water (1999)

Timothy Findley

  1. Spadework (2001)

Science Fiction[edit]

The Diamond Age, novel by Neal Stephenson


Works by Joanna Russ
Novels Picnic on Paradise (1968) • And Chaos Died (1970) • The Female Man (1975) • We Who Are About To ... (1975) • Kittatinny (1975) • The Two of Them (1978) • On Strike Against God (1980) • Extra(Ordinary)People (1984)
Short Story Collections Alyx (1976) • The Adventures of Alyx (1985) • The Zanzibar Cat (1983) • The Hidden Side of the Moon (1987)
Non-Fiction How to Suppress Women's Writing (1983) • Magic Mommas, Trembling Sisters, Puritans and Perverts (1985) • To Write Like a Woman (1995) • What Are We Fighting For? (1998) • The Country You Have Never Seen (2006)


Articles I would like to work on when I have time[edit]

Blake; or the Huts of America (novel by African American writer and abolitionist Martin Delany first partially serialized in 1859)

Ethnic group

Wikipedia places I like to visit[edit]

Portal:LiteraturePortal:Culture

Wikipedia:Canada collaboration

Wikipedia:WikiProject Books

WikiProject Novels

Wikipedia:WikiProject Ethnic groups

Wikipedia:WikiProject Critical Theory

Wikibooks:WikiProject Macintosh


Politics[edit]

According to the Political Compass:

Economic Left/Right: -9.38

Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -8.51