Critical Analysis of Authors & Their Works
Trying to figure out why your author is important? Contemporary Authors & Literature Criticism Online provide critical analysis of writers, and may also include essays on particular works they wrote. Need to go deeper? Search WISE to find books about your author. Also check out the "Background and History" box below.
History and Background
Hint: Books (either in print or electronic format) are some of the best sources to find broader context and background information. Use the following sources to find them!
Journal Articles and Book Reviews
These resources will help you to find journal articles, scholarly literary critiques, and book reviews.