Voices from Campuses Around the City Campus Crawler By Timothy Brunner
What books would you remove or add to the reading lists in class today?
Taylor Long Senior
“I would take away Heart of Darkness because I feel that those who read the book take away its general understanding. I do not think it necessarily needs to be taught in the classroom.”
“I would however add Salman Rushdie’s Satanic Verses because it is a book that is more interesting and complex and there is a lot which can be taught from it.”
Lisa Flores Junior
“The book I would probably eliminate from my English curriculum would have to be J.D. Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye. I feel schools should teach less known works by really popular authors.”
“An example of a book which is less known by Salinger which I would add would be Franny and Zooey.#