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Literature Criticism Online

Literature Criticism Online   

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Who should use this database?

Those looking for reviews and criticism on literature from all eras.

What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?

 Full-text and excerpted criticism, essays, and reviews beginning from the date of publication, up to the present. Particularly useful for looking at the reception of a work in its own time, or to view the changing reputation of a work or author over time.

Online version of the following print series:
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
  • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
  • Shakespeare Criticism
  • Literature Criticism 1400-1800
  • Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
  • Poetry Criticism
  • Short Story Criticism
  • Drama Criticism
  • Children’s Literature Review