Why use this resource? This resource is a portal to information about significant writers (and selected filmmakers) worldwide and their works, from all eras and genres. Included are: literary criticism; biographical essays; book reviews; overviews of literary topics; work overviews (plots, themes, characters); definitions of literary terms from Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature.
What's in this resource? Full-length or excerpted articles and book reviews from scholarly journals and magazines, book chapters, and reference books. Full-text of poems and short stories published in contemporary journals and magazines. Links to editorially selected websites on authors and their works.
|Biographies, Drama, Film Studies, Literary Criticism, Literature, Television, Theatre|
|Dates of Coverage||16th century-present (literary criticism)|
|Truncation or Wildcard||* substitutes for one or more characters at the end of a word or root word
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|Phrase Searching||"cherry orchard"|
|Vendor||Gale Cengage Learning|
|Connect||Literature Resource Center|