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ENGL 2027: Poetry (Trevathan)

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Welcome to the library resource guide for ENGL 2027: Poetry. This guide is meant to introduce you to research for your argumentative essays on The Waste Land.

Research requirements for your essay:

  • 2-5 credible sources (scholarly, academic, peer-reviewed articles)
    • 1 source from the Norton Critical edition of The Waste Land
    • 1 scholarly article in a peer-reviewed journal
    • Any additional sources should be scholarly, academic, peer-reviewed articles found via the LSU Libraries databases
  • No unauthorized websites, blogs, or reference/explanatory sources (No encyclopedias, No Wikipedia, No WordPress journal entries, etc.)
  • References should be formatted according to MLA style
  • Sources should be argumentative (not a book review or abstract)
  • Sources should be recently published

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