Literature Reviews

The Long Winter Overview and Review

In 1940,Wilder's literary agent George By,wrote Wilder to tell her that he had sat up until two o'clock in the…

3 years ago

These Happy Golden Years: Literary Overview

Laura Ingalls Wilder considered 'These Happy Golden Years' the end of her 'Little House' series. The book was published in…

3 years ago

Using Critical Sources and Maintaining Academic integrity

Certain literary works, because they offer intriguing difficulties, have attracted professional critics hy the score. On library shelves, great phalanxes…

7 years ago

Final Advice on Rewriting

» Whenever possible, get feedback from a trusted reader- In every project,* there comes a time when the writer has…

7 years ago

Revising

A writer rarely—if ever—achieves perfection on the first try. For most of us, good writing is largely a matter of…

7 years ago

Writing a Rough Draft

Seated at last, you prepare to write, only to find yourself besieged with petty distractions. All of a sudden you…

7 years ago

Developing a Literary Argument

Once you have finished a rough outline of your ideas, you need to refine it into a clear and logical…

7 years ago

Prewriting: Discovering ideas

Topic in hand, you can begin to get your ideas on the page. To generate new ideas and clarify the…

7 years ago

Planning Your Essay

If you have actively reread the work you plan to write about and have made notes or annotations, you are…

7 years ago

Reading Actively

Most people read in a relaxed, almost passive way. They let the story or poem carry them along without asking…

7 years ago