Crash Course Literature 2 Preview

In which John Green teaches you about a future in which he’ll teach you about literature! Here is the reading list:

The Odyssey by Homer

Oedipus Rex by Sophocles

Hamlet by Bill Shakespeare

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Beloved by Toni Morrison

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