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Literary Criticism

a guide for finding and writing about literary criticism

What is Literary Criticism?

literary criticism

Choosing a topic

After considering the requirements for your professor's assignment, it's time to decide on a topic. 

Visit MUW Library's Research Starter Topics for English literature.  This resource will provide information on different types of literature, common themes, literary elements, and literature related to landmark events.

Research starters serve as encyclopedia entries and summaries rather than sources to cite in your paper.  It is a great place to start learning more about topics that might pique your interest!