Please answer the following questions, using as much specific detail
Writer Name __________________________ Editor Name __________________________
Title of Work Summarized:
1. Does this person follow proper MLA format for this paper,
as exemplified in the Muth Handbook, esp. pp. 166ff and 173? Explain.
2. What, according to the writer, is the main argument of the
work he or she is summarizing?
3. How good an understanding does the writer appear to have
of the work he or she is describing? Explain.
4. How many direct quotes from the work does the writer use?
Are they incorporated smoothly into the discussion? Does the writer
use proper parenthetical citation? Explain.
5. Is there a bibliographic citation included? If so,
is it presented in proper MLA format? Explain.
6. Any other comments or suggestions?