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Writing about Literature - Loyola English Department

Material from this webpage will help students write a formal analysis paper about aspects of literature. The main topics discussed include:

Analysis of theme(s)

Poetry Explication

Argumentative Thesis

Critical Sources

Quoting Critics

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