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A short guide to writing about literature / Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain.

Barnet, Sylvan. (Author). Cain, William E., 1952- (Added Author).
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Robertson Library PE1479.C7B3 2012 37348007201585 STACKS Available -
Subject: English language > Rhetoric > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Literature > History and criticism > Theory, etc. > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Criticism > Authorship > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Exposition (Rhetoric) > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Report writing > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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  • ISBN: 9780205118458
  • ISBN: 0205118453
  • Physical Description: xxi, 384 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 12th ed.
  • Publisher: Boston : Pearson, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Writing about literature : a crash course -- The writer as reader : reading and responding -- The reader as writer : drafting and writing -- Two forms of criticism : explication and analysis -- Other kinds of writing about literature -- Literature, form, and meaning -- What is interpretation? -- What is evaluation? -- Writing about literature : an overview -- Writing about fiction : the world of the story -- Graphic fiction -- Writing about drama -- Writing about poetry -- Poems and pictures -- Writing about an author in depth -- Style and format -- Writing a research paper -- Appendix a. two stories -- Appendix b: how much do you know about citing sources? : a quiz with answers -- Index of authors, titles, and first lines of poems -- Index of terms.
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