"Edgar Allan Poe." A biography of Poe, a list of his works, a secondary reading list, and selections from his poetry, from the . "Detective Fiction for Remedial Readers," by Ruth M. "The Science Fiction Element in the Work of Poe: A Chronological Survey." A bibliography for studying the science fiction element in Poe's work, by David Ketterer.
"From Out That Shadow: The Life and Legacy of Edgar Allan Poe." Online exhibition on Edgar Allan Poe from the Harry Ransom Center, U of Texas Austin. An introduction to Poe, from a database that provides signed literary criticism by experts in their field, and is available to individuals for a reasonably-priced subscription [subscription service]. Complete book available at Questia, subscription service. ; Poe's Dupin and the Power of Detection; Poe's Feminine Ideal; A Confused Beginning: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, of Nantucket; Poe's "constructiveness" and "The Fall of the House of Usher"; Two Verse Masterworks: "The Raven" and "Ulalume"; Poe and Popular Culture; One-Man Modernist. Wilson, a curriculum guide for middle school teachers, focuses on the work of Edgar Allan Poe and the Sherlock Holmes stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. "It's A Mystery To Me," by Marilyn Gaudioso, provides suggestions for teaching "The Red-Headed League" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" by Edgar Allan Poe, and "And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie. Chapters on teaching Annabel Lee, The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, Hop Frog, The Fall of the House of Usher, Ligeia, The Mask of the Red Death, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, The Premature Burial, Morella, The Raven, Some Words with a Mummy, The Tell-Tale Heart. , published by Washington State U, has made full-text articles from 1971-1979 freely available at their web site.
Since most of the literary criticism of Poe’s era is unsigned, attribution is a complex and divisive issue.
All items included here have been attributed to Poe at one time or another, but are subject to further analysis as our project proceeds. A few doubtful items are included merely because they have not been disproven.
Includes games and other educational content for students. Includes the following chapters: The Poet as Critic; Poe and His Circle; Poe's Aesthetic Theory; Poe's Humor; Poe and the Gothic Tradition; Poe, Sensationalism, and Slavery; Extra! A curriculum guide for middle school teachers, from the Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute. Over 50 scholarly articles of interest to Poe researchers can be read there, along with reviews of scholarly books.
"Knowing Poe." Contents: Poe the person; Poe the writer; the Poe library. Web page on "The Cask of Amontillado." A web site for students, presents the text on one side of the screen and discussion questions on the opposite site. A sample of these articles is indexed here; for additional articles the researcher should browse the journals.
Editions Authorized by Poe: Poe published only one of his lectures during his life.
This was “The Universe,” published as Eureka, the “Prose Poem” by which he hoped most ernestly to be remembered.
Two volumes originally prepared for this series, edited by Stuart and Susan Levine, were published separately by the University of Illinois Press.
Within these selections, all original punctuation, abbreviations and spellings have been retained.