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6: Writing about Form - Developing the Foundations of Close Reading

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    Learning Objectives

    • Understand the theory of New Criticism as the foundation for close reading.
    • Apply the New Critical methodology to works of literature.
    • Engage in the writing process of a peer writer, including peer review.
    • Review and evaluate a variety of New Critical papers by peer writers.
    • Draft and revise a New Critical paper on a literary work.