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.
The research paper topic will be inspired by a topic you find interesting from My Heart Can’t Even Believe It (Silverman) and/or Sitting Pretty: The View from My Ordinary, Resilient, Disabled Body (Taussig). There is a list of possible topics in the “Topics” tab in this Library Guide.
Here is a list of the writing assignments that will lead to your final paper:
Length - 6-8 pages of original writing (The Works Cited page is not included in these pages)
Sources - 5 minimum from the TC library. Most good papers include more than five library sources.
Additional valid and reliable sources may be used from the TC library and elsewhere. All sources in the Works Cited page should be referenced within your paper using parenthetical citations. Double-check this by using your Works Cited page as a checklist and ensure references to all your sources before submitting.