Q. How do I find literary analysis essay topics?


Depending on what guidelines the instructor has given for the essay, here are ways to select a topic.

  • Choose a literary work which interests you.
  • Read it thoroughly, paying close attention to the plot, themes, symbolism, style and historical and geographical context.

Create a thesis statement for your paper. Make sure:

  • It is arguable (not immediately evident from the text).
  • You can support it with several pieces of evidence from the text.
  • You can give your evidence in the number of pages your instructor has assigned.

If you need articles, search the Online Resources under English.

Artemis Literary Sources

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  • Last Updated Jun 17, 2019
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