Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature in Translation (EALC 318/590): Getting Stared

Research resources on modern Chinese authors fiction and film. MLA writing style and an annotated bibliography of "works cited" are assigned for final paper.

Selected Writers

EALC 318/590

A general survey of the important writers of the 20th century and their works. Lectures, readings, and discussions in English. A knowledge of Chinese is not required. (Not open to students with credit in EALC 718.)


MLA Style

What is MLA Style? "MLA style for documentation is widely used in the humanities, especially in writing on language and literature."

MLA 2009 Undergraduate Sample Paper (download the PDF on top)

EasyBib (free MLA 8th edition Guides and Quick References)


MLA Search Tutorial


EasyBib: the bibliography maker.

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