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Guides for Literary Study

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English courses share common guidelines for  conducting researchinterpreting literature and  writing about literature. These reflect the shared rules and values of the discipline or field of English Studies. The USC Upstate English faculty prepared the following documents to explain these guidelines. In English 300, students learn about these guidelines in depth.

See great examples of student writing in English courses in the  English Literary File.

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Dr. Peter Caster
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