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EN 245: Growing Up In America

Getting Started


Kemble, E.W. (1884) "Huckleberry Finn" [illustration]. from The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain. London.

With links to a variety of resources just for your discipline, this guide is a great place to start your research!  Remember that these are only some of the sources that may be useful to you.  Please contact me for help with any of your research at, x1453 or e-mail AskUs.

Research Exercise

You will be assigned to use a database to find a scholarly article on your topic that is relevant to your research. After youfind a relevant article that you like, please post it to the Google Doc. Then answer the questions in your handout. 

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