Literature Reviews: Writing
Thesis and research article literature reviews accomplish several purposes for scholars. In the introduction, for example, writers review relevant research in order to establish a research gap or knowledge deficit that the current study addresses. But how do writers summarize the scholarly conversation already underway and, then, join that conversation?
This workshop introduces researchers to the typical structure of the literature review in thesis and research article introductions, while accounting for variation in communicative purposes and disciplinary differences. Participants will write or revise a literature review (thesis, dissertation, research article), and receive feedback from the workshop facilitators and other participants. Therefore, this workshop is most useful for those with a research project underway.
Facilitator: Dr. Patty Kelly, Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication
Date & Time: October 13, 2020 10am – 12pm PDT
Questions about this event? Please contact the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- *Registrants will receive the Zoom link 1 day before the event.*
- Tuesday, October 13, 2020
- 10:00am - 12:00pm
- Dr. Patty Kelly