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About Short Story Criticism  

Why and how to use Short Story Criticism
Last Updated: Dec 11, 2013 URL: Print Guide Email Alerts
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Why use this resource? Searchable database of full-length or excerpted criticism of short fiction and biographical information about major short fiction writers worldwide from all eras. Presents a range of modern and historical views on short fiction writers and their works.

What's in this resource? Full-text English-language literary criticism from books and journals; biographical profiles; for each entry, a chronological list of the writer's major works; work overviews (e.g., Yellow Wallpaper); topic overviews (e.g., ghost story).


biographies, literary criticism, literature
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varies (literary criticism/reviews)
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Connect Short Story Criticism
Connects directly to Literature Criticism Online (LCO). Upon entering, select this resource from the "by Series" menu.

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