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Fall 2001 Work of Literary Merit (WOLM)

The Turn of the Screw
The Beast in the Jungle
by Henry James

To find information about Henry James and his work, try some of the following sources:

Literature Resource Center & Other Databases
Books, Articles and Films on Library Reserve
Selected Web Sites on Henry James and His Fiction
WOLM Lectures at SRJC

What is the Work of Literary Merit (WOLM)?
Previous Semesters' WOLM pages

Literature Resource Center
This online database includes biographical and critical information about Henry James drawn from standard reference books such as Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography and Contemporary Literary Criticism . (SRJC User Name and PIN required for off-campus use.)
Project Muse trial database
Project Muse contains the full text of a number of scholarly journals from Johns Hopkins University and other university presses. It specializes in the humanities, including literature. On campus access only for this trial
Literature Online Select trial database
This database contains resources for the study of American and English language literature, including the full text of some of James' work and the full text of articles about him. (Special login ID and password required for this trial.
InfoTrac Expanded Academic ASAP
InfoTrac Expanded Academic ASAP contains citations to magazine and journal articles on many topics. A search on "james henry" (not "henry james") will turn up numerous articles in magazines held by the SRJC libraries as well as the full text of some articles online.

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Books, Articles and Films on Library Reserve for the WOLM

A collection of books and journal articles about Henry James, The Turn of the Screw and The Beast in the Jungle have been placed on reserve in the SRJC libraries for the WOLM project. In addition, several films related to James and his works maybe be viewed in the SRJC libraries. In the Plover Library, ask for books and articles at the Reserve Books window; ask for films at the Media Services window. In the Mahoney Library, ask for books, articles or films at the Circulation Desk.

Web Sites on Henry James and His Work

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WOLM Lecture Series  
Mon. Oct. 15, 12:00 Noon
Newman Auditorium
Turning the Screw on Henry James Phillip Barrish, Ph.D., professor, University of Texax at Austin
Tues, Oct. 16, 7:00 P.M.
Newman Auditorium
Possession and the Dispossessed in James' 'The Turn of the Screw' Gwen Neary, SRJC English instructor
Wed., Wed., Oct. 17, 12:00 Noon
Newman Auditorium
Panel Discussion SRJC English faculty: Gwen Neary, Susan Mason, and others

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