Writing Essays About Literature: A Brief Guide for University and College Students
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Writing Essays About Literature: A Brief Guide for University and College Students

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Writing Essays About Literature This book gives students an answer to the question, "What does my professor want from this essay?" In lively, direct language, it explains the process of creating "a clearly-written argument, based on evidence, about the meaning, power, or structure of a literary work." Using a single poem by William Carlos Williams as the basis for the proc...more
Paperback, 175 pages
Published October 15th 2010 by Broadview Press Ltd
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Gord Higginson
Still reading this book--may be one of the most interesting and comprehensible books on essay-writing I've encountered. So far very easy-to-understand how-to book using W C Williams' poem "This is just to say..." as the subject of the book's hypothetical essay.
Myra Khan
A lot of this book I thought was just common sense. The rest was taught to me in high school and earlier, so I didn't learn very much from it.
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