Updated DISCovering Authors Content Added to Gale In Context: High School

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| By Jason Everett |

The K12 Gale In Context team has added enhancements to customer-favorite resources in Gale In Context: High School. We’ve updated 73 biographies and plot summaries from some of the most popular and highly searched literature content in Gale’s DISCovering Authors—including new Critical Thinking Questions and sidebars. Headings and subheadings have also been added to the articles to create structure and organization for readers. View the complete list of updated articles:

Biographies: Jane Austen, William Blake, Ray Bradbury, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, Geoffrey Chaucer, Kate Chopin, Agatha Christie, Winston Churchill, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, E. E. Cummings, Roald Dahl, Charles Dickens, Emily Dickinson, Frederick Douglass, Albert Einstein, Ralph Waldo Emerson, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Benjamin Franklin, Sigmund Freud, Robert Frost, Theodor Seuss Geisel, William Golding, Lorraine Hansberry, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ernest Hemingway, Zora Neale Hurston, Ken Kesey, Martin Luther King Jr., Stephen King, Harper Lee, C. S. Lewis, Niccolò Machiavelli, Christopher Marlowe, George Orwell, Edgar Allan Poe, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Mary Shelley, Sophocles, Jonathan Swift, Henry David Thoreau, J. R. R. Tolkien, Leon Trotsky, Mark Twain, Voltaire, Oscar Wilde, Tennessee Williams, Malcolm X, and William Butler Yeats.

Plot summaries: A Farewell to Arms, A Raisin in the Sun, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Animal Farm, The Awakening, The Crucible, Doctor Faustus, The Fall of the House of Usher, Frankenstein, The Glass Menagerie, The Importance of Being Earnest, Jane Eyre, Lord of the Flies, Oedipus Rex, Pride and Prejudice, The Raven, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, The Scarlet Letter, Their Eyes Were Watching God, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Tyger, Wuthering Heights, and Young Goodman Brown.


Jason Everett


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Jason Everett is a senior content developer for Gale In Context: High School. He’s also a history and music lover, and proud father of two boys.

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