Whichever way the date is placed in one citation, the same format should be used in the other citations in your project. A Rhetoric of Motives. In addition, sometimes the day and month might not be featured on a source. Most word-processing programs will format hanging indents easily look under the paragraph formatting options.
Pioneer Communications of America, Inc. An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama. Remember that your in-text parenthetical citation should include the name of the specific edition of the Bible, followed by an abbreviation of the book, the chapter and verse s. Often, the name of those sources match the name of the publisher.
It's among the oldest and wisest OWLs. City of Publication, Publisher, Publication Date. Work with no known author Alphabetize works with no known author by their title; use a shortened version of the title in the parenthetical citations in your paper.
Print Note that this entry begins with the name of the act without italics. There are times when it is not necessary to include the publisher in a citation.
Anthology or Collection e. The Age of Revolution. When including web site addresses in a citation, omit the http: A Translated Book If you want to emphasize the work rather than the translator, cite as you would any other book. Book with One Author Gleick, James. See Citing Multivolume Works on the In-Text Citations — The Basics page, which you can access by following the appropriate link at the bottom of this page.
Essays by middle school and high school students should certainly not be deemed reliable. A Rereading of Pauline Smith.The types of works collected in an anthology can vary from short stories and essays to entire novels. Your entry should begin with the author of the part of the anthology being cited, followed by the work's title (normally in quotation marks).
How to Cite an Anthology in MLA Format Basic Information. To cite the complete anthology or list of references, start with the editors followed by a quotation "ed" and "a" or for several editors, "eds;" (for edited by). MLA requires that the entire paper be double-spaced, including all the lines in the list of works cited (7th edition -).
All pages of the paper, including the list of works cited, need to be numbered consecutively and must appear in the top right-hand corner of the page after your last name (7th edition -). • Center the title—Works Cited—1 inch from the top of the page.
• Double-space the entire page, including the entries and the title. • Align the first line of a citation flush with the left margin; subsequent lines are indented 1/2 inch. Begin the Works Cited on a new page, but number consecutively (i.e., if the last page of your essay is page 3, the Works Cited is page 4) Alphabetize each entry by first letter Use italics for all titles of books, magazines, films, etc.
Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths & Helen Tiffin, The Post-Colonial Studies Reader -- - The Empire Writes Back Helen Gilbert, Postcolonial Plays Read, think, and write analytically and critically about selected works of literature, using MLA Quotations/Works Cited page a) As mentioned above, use the MLA Style Sheet.Download