Bibliography and Tools


The texts below were dowloaded from Project Gutenberg.

  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
    • Oldtown Fireside Stories
    • Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • Charles Chesnutt
    • The Colonel’s Dream
    • The Conjure Woman
    • The Marrow of Tradition
  • James Fenimore Cooper
    • Afloat and Ashore
    • The Deerslayer
    • Home as Found
    • Homeward Bound
    • The Last of the Mohicans
    • Miles Wallingford
    • The Pathfinder
    • The Pioneers
    • The Prairie
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • The Blithedale Romance
    • Doctor Grimshawe’s Secret
    • The Dolliver Romance
    • Fanshawe
    • The Great Stone Face
    • The House of the Seven Gables
    • Mosses from an Old Manse and Other Tales
    • Our Old Home: A Series of English Sketches
    • The Scarlet Letter
    • Sketches and Studies
    • Tanglewood Tales
    • Twice-Told Tales
  • Washington Irving
    • The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.
  • Herman Melville
    • The Apple-Tree Table and Other Sketches
    • Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War
    • The Confidence-Man
    • Israel Potter
    • Moby DickI
    • Omoo: Adventures in the South Seas
    • The Piazza Tales
    • Pierre
    • Redburn
    • Typee
    • White Jacket
  • Edgar Allan Poe
    • The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Vos. 2 and 3


  • AntConc
    “A freeware corpus analysis toolkit for concordancing and text analysis.”
    Anthony, Laurence. AntConc (Version 3.5.9) [Computer Software]. Tokyo, Japan: Waseda University, 2021.
    “MALLET is a Java-based package for statistical natural language processing, document classification, clustering, topic modeling, information extraction, and other machine learning applications to text.”
    McCallum, Andrew Kachites. “MALLET: A Machine Learning for Language Toolkit.” 2002.
  • Voyant Tools
    “Voyant Tools is a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts.
    Sinclair, Stéfan and Geoffrey Rockwell, 2016. Voyant Tools. Web.


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Bakhtin, Mikhail M. “From the Prehistory of Novelistic Discourse.” Trans. Caryl Emerson and Michael Holquist. The Dialogic Imagination. Ed. Michael Holquist. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2002. 41-83.

Crèvecoeur, J. Hector St. John de. Letters from an American Farmer. New York: Penguin, 1986.

Da, Nan Z. “The Computational Case against Computational Literary Studies,” Critical Inquiry, vol. 45, no. 3, 2019, pp. 601-639. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

Hale, Dorothy J. “Aesthetics and the New Ethics: Theorizing the Novel in the Twenty-First Century.” PMLA 124.3 (2009): 896-905. Web. 30 Sept. 2009.

Gómez de Avellaneda, Gertrudis, and Catherine Davies. Sab. Manchester University Press, 2001.

Harpham, Geoffrey G. Shadows of Ethics. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1999.

Jannidis, Fotis. “On the Perceived Complexity of Literature: A Response to Nan Z. Da,” Journal of Cultural Analytics, vol. 5, no. 1, 2020. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

Jefferson, Thomas, and Frank Shuffelton. Notes on the State of Virginia. Penguin Books, 1999.

Jimenez, Javier. Regarding American Customs. University of California, Berkeley, PhD dissertation.

Korobkin, Laura. “The Scarlet Letter of the Law: Hawthorne and Criminal Justice.” Novel. 30.2 (Winter 1997): 193-217.

Vega, Lope de, et al. Fuenteovejuna. Dover Publications, 2002.

Moretti, Franco. “Network Theory, Plot Analysis” (PDF) Stanford Literary Lab, Pamphlet 2 (2011).

Nussbaum, Martha C. Poetic Justice: The Literary Imagination and Public Life. Boston, Mass.: Beacon Press, 1995.

Rawson, Katie and Muñoz, Trevor. “Against Cleaning.” Debates in the Digital Humanities 2019 Accessed 1 Oct. 2021.

Selisker, Scott. “The Bechdel Test and the Social Form of Character Networks,” New Literary History 46.3 (2015).

Tocqueville, Alexis de, et al. Democracy in America. University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Villaverde, Cirilo, and Jean. Lamore. Cecilia Valdés, o, La loma del Ángel. 4. ed., Cátedra, 2008.