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English 111 - Lukomski: Home

This guide provides search strategies and recommended resources for research in English 111 with Wendy Lukomski.

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Your Assignment

Black man sitting in front of standing White womanWrite a 2,200-word research paper based on a thorough knowledge of at least two of three plays we’ve studied—The Hairy Ape, Doll’s House, Dutchman—using scholarly criticism, play reviews, and the plays themselves to argue an interpretation based on one of four prompts. Incorporate no fewer than three peer-reviewed works of literary criticism from the Luria Library and a minimum of one play review or similar source that discusses the play in production.


Image: "Jennifer Mudge and Dulé Hill as Baraka’s controversial strangers on a train. Photograph by Steve Pyke." From a review in The New Yorker.

Getting Started

The information on the following tabs of this guide will help you identify keywords for your topic, find and evaluate different types of sources, and cite your sources.

If you need more help with your research, contact a librarian by chat, phone, email, or in person, or explore the library's online tutorials.

For writing help, see the About SBCC's Writing Center or The SBCC Learning Resource Center Writing Tools Online.

Guide Creator

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Ellen Carey
Office: Library 133
Phone: 805-730-4434 (or x4434 from campus phones)

Any of the SBCC librarians can help you!
If you can't reach me, stop by the reference desk in the library, call the desk at 805-730-4444, or chat with us online.