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The Best Literature Tutors in Chicago, IL

171 Chicago private Literature tutors / Find the best local Literature tutor in Chicago

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Alrick K.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

PhD college prof, for English reading & writing, Spanish language

A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, I am qualified to teach U.S. history, world history, world literature, geography and Spanish. I have experience tutoring students for the PSAT, SAT and ACT, and my students have shown... read more

50/hour
5.0 (113)
51 hours tutoring Literature out of 222 hours
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A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, I am qualified to teach U.S. history, world history, world literature, geography and Spanish. I have experience tutoring students for the PSAT, SAT and ACT, and my students have shown... read more

Andrew G.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

English Major with Lifelong Passion for Reading and Teaching

I've spent my entire life reading, absorbing, and analyzing literature. Sharing this process with students is one of the single most joyful and satisfying experiences I've ever had. read more

85/hour
5.0 (111)
32 hours tutoring Literature out of 523 hours
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I've spent my entire life reading, absorbing, and analyzing literature. Sharing this process with students is one of the single most joyful and satisfying experiences I've ever had. read more

Shane D.
95/hour

Chicago, IL

Univ of Chicago Lecturer, NY Times Contributor, Academic Writing Coach

...one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... read more

95/hour
5.0 (16)
62 hours tutoring
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...one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... read more

Clare P.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced College Professor Tutor for World Literature

I have been teaching and lecturing on literary works for over 30 years. In addition to teaching college, I have offered class series to professional adults covering the works of writers like Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, Willa... read more

85/hour
5.0 (8)
12 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching and lecturing on literary works for over 30 years. In addition to teaching college, I have offered class series to professional adults covering the works of writers like Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, Willa... read more

Sarah-Lucy H.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Your Writing & Reading Comprehension Guru

Reading and writing are my jam. I earned a perfect score on the Reading section of the ACT on my first attempt. I can help you raise your score on the English or Reading section of the ACT, SAT, SSAT, COOP, ISSAT, HSPT, ISEE or any other... read more

60/hour
4.9 (244)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 616 hours
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Reading and writing are my jam. I earned a perfect score on the Reading section of the ACT on my first attempt. I can help you raise your score on the English or Reading section of the ACT, SAT, SSAT, COOP, ISSAT, HSPT, ISEE or any other... read more

Emily H.
15/hour

Chicago, IL

MA TESOL with International Teaching & Tutoring Experience

Hello! Thanks for checking out my profile. I'm currently undertaking several unpaid professional development projects and doing a global job hunt. In the meantime, I am interested in honing my skills here in the Midwest! I am a lifelong language... read more

15/hour
4.9 (37)
32 hours tutoring
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Hello! Thanks for checking out my profile. I'm currently undertaking several unpaid professional development projects and doing a global job hunt. In the meantime, I am interested in honing my skills here in the Midwest! I am a lifelong language... read more

Jason M.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 15 Years of Experience

I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic University of America, where, in a little over four years, I earned both an M.A. in rhetoric and composition and a B.A. in literature. I graduated magna cum laude and was designated a... read more

70/hour
4.9 (479)
40 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,838 hours
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I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic University of America, where, in a little over four years, I earned both an M.A. in rhetoric and composition and a B.A. in literature. I graduated magna cum laude and was designated a... read more

Yasmine K.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

English Girl with a Passion for Reading, Writing and Literature

I firmly believe that a good tutor can boost a student's confidence in the classroom, where confidence is lacking. I am a lawyer with a passion for the English language, and would love the opportunity to help students become better readers and... read more

40/hour
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I firmly believe that a good tutor can boost a student's confidence in the classroom, where confidence is lacking. I am a lawyer with a passion for the English language, and would love the opportunity to help students become better readers and... read more

Hanna K.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

BA in English Literature with Honors, University of Chicago

I graduated with departmental honors from the University of Chicago with a degree in English Language and Literature. I was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society as a Junior. In my 3rd year I was one of a select number of students... read more

35/hour
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I graduated with departmental honors from the University of Chicago with a degree in English Language and Literature. I was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society as a Junior. In my 3rd year I was one of a select number of students... read more

Adam E.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Teacher and Writing tutor of 10 years

I have found great success in helping students with college and grad school applications, as well as preparing them for essays within their literature classes. I pride myself in having a flexible teaching style to help you get to your goals... read more

50/hour
5.0 (7)
8 hours tutoring
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I have found great success in helping students with college and grad school applications, as well as preparing them for essays within their literature classes. I pride myself in having a flexible teaching style to help you get to your goals... read more

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