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HU 145 Taylor


Your goal for this assignment is to find and annotate 5 secondary sources for your Research Paper.

  • 1 source must be peer-reviewed
  • At least 3 of 5 sources must be scholarly* (academic journal articles or academic book chapters; your peer-reviewed source counts as 1 of 3)
  • 1 source may be a creator interview*
  • 1 source may be author biography*

Formula for the annotations:

  • MLA citation
  • First 2-3 sentences: summarize the source's argument
  • Next 2-3 sentences: explain how you will use the source to support your analysis of the primary text
  • Last sentence: connect to another secondary source (one of the other sources you are annotating)

For more information see the assignment linked below