English Poetry Explication Project Tips by Mrs. Wojtecki


The Internet Public Library Online Criticism Guide! Search HERE: http://www.ipl.org/div/litcrit/


Modern American Poetry Clearinghouse (with Criticisms):
http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/criticism.html (search by poet or poem)

OUR High School EBOOKS include some Poetry Criticism titles! Go to:
http://galesites.com/menu/lnoca_nordonia,
scroll down to GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY, then click on the LITERATURE link on the left side. You can then enter your search term in the top right search box!

Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature (search by time period, then writer OR simply click Search Luminarium):
http://www.luminarium.org/


OUR DATABASES:



Granger's World of Poetry http://www.columbiagrangers.org/

Literary Reference Center
HERE
Need to log-in with username and password**

EBSCOhost Student Research Center

http://www.infohio.org/ER/secure/ebsco.asp

(log in with password)


Student Resources in Context (click on Literature-see all, then POETRY link) Password needed! See agenda!
http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/suic/?userGroupName=lnoca_nordonia





General Information on Poets:
http://www.poets.org/index.php


For Biographical/Supplemental information review LitLinks:
http://bcs.bedfordstmartins.com/litlinks/Pages/Main.aspx



Perspectives in American Literature (SEARCH BY WRITER):
http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/TABLE.HTML



Literary Publications

Other sources for literary criticism include magazines and periodicals. The Atlantic Monthly provides critical reviews of influential books. Their site offers reviews dating back to the 19th century. Use their search engine to look for criticism on the work or author you are studying.