Research Paper Requirements:
1. The paper must be about a work of literature – fiction, poetry, or drama.
It does not have to be something assigned in class.
2. The paper must include outside sources – print, online, and media material —
about the work, the author, or the issue you examine.
3. Outside sources must be documented using MLA formats (see Rules for
Writers pp 458-532).
4. The paper should be 4-6 pages.