Use the search box below to find biographical information on an author and a collection of extensive critical analysis of their work. You can also search on "Named Work" for a specific poem, novel or play.
Includes the following Gale reference series: Children's Literature Review, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, & Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.
Whether searching for books in the library catalog or searching for articles in the databases, a useful way to find critical analysis on an author or work is to add the words and criticism to an author's name or the title of a work. For example:
Virginia Woolf and criticism
"To the Lighthouse" and criticism