The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Writing Literature Reviews of Published Research

Learn the basics about how to focus your topic, select texts, read critically, and cite your sources.


This workshop is for those who need to write a review that brings together many different texts. You’ll practice developing and organizing themes from your research, discuss strategies for showing the argument of your lit review, and peruse samples from various disciplines.

Intended Audience

This workshop is intended for graduate students in all disciplines.


1.5 hours

Schedule for Fall 2016

Friday, 10/7, 1:00–2:30 (Sec. 1) FULL
Thursday, 11/3, 12:00–1:30 (Brown bag) (Sec. 2)

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