Your English teacher has told you that you must pick a work of literature, find literary criticism about it, and then write a paper summarizing your research. He wants you to set the literary work in its context, meaning you need to say something about the author, her life, and why she wrote that particular literary work.
How do you get started? Where do you find this stuff? This guide will help you get going!
This guide is a great place to start finding literary criticism, but your campus librarian might have created a guide for a particuar instructor which could be helpful, too! Check below.