Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

*English1B Sims: Home

Research guide for English1B - Professor Sydney Sims

Literary Criticism

  • There are different kinds of literary criticism.  The Purdue University guide Literary Theory and Schools of Criticism explains different forms of literary criticism. *Each type of criticism has a "Typical Questions" section that can serve as a possible prompt to start writing. 
  • It is not uncommon in literary critiques to see several works of an author discussed, or to see a work compared to the works of other authors.  In other sources, the author's works may be discussed in the context of his or her life. 

  • Give yourself plenty of time to complete your assignment, including doing your works cited page.  Literary Criticism can be more time-consuming than other research assignments.

Welcome

Welcome to the Research Guide for the Epic of Gilgamesh. This guide has been created to help you find a variety of resources useful for your research.

‚Äč

Librarian

Profile Photo
Danielle Kaprelian
Contact:
(805) 553-4856
dkaprelian@vcccd.edu
Office LLR-213
Website