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John R.
50/hour

Analyzing Fiction for Themes, Tone, and Literary Devices

Learning how to read, interpret, and analyze literature can be challenging for many students. Although English teachers sometimes use nonfiction books and essays, novels, poems, plays, and short stories are the primary genres of reading in... read more

50/hour
5.0 (275)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,347 hours
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Learning how to read, interpret, and analyze literature can be challenging for many students. Although English teachers sometimes use nonfiction books and essays, novels, poems, plays, and short stories are the primary genres of reading in... read more

Ann R.
55/hour

PhD in Literature & Performance, Published Author, Teacher for 20 Yrs.

My M.A. in Dramatic Literature and Ph.D. in the Study of World Literature through Performance in real-life Cultural and Historical Contexts introduced me to theories and writing practices of organic unity so vital to our... read more

55/hour
4.9 (1032)
1,203 hours tutoring Literature out of 3,468 hours
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My M.A. in Dramatic Literature and Ph.D. in the Study of World Literature through Performance in real-life Cultural and Historical Contexts introduced me to theories and writing practices of organic unity so vital to our... read more

Mason G.
76/hour

Online Calculus, Physics, SAT, ACT, English Specialist

I have tutored geology students while performing geochemical and data-system based seismological research in South Africa and Italy, respectively. In addition to science, I have always loved to teach literature and writing. With a minor in... read more

76/hour
5.0 (951)
14 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,812 hours
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I have tutored geology students while performing geochemical and data-system based seismological research in South Africa and Italy, respectively. In addition to science, I have always loved to teach literature and writing. With a minor in... read more

Steven K.
80/hour

Experienced and Patient Writing, Literature and Humanities Coach

As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1135)
99 hours tutoring Literature out of 3,578 hours
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As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... read more

Jonathan K.
220/hour

Top Yale Grad Essay Mentor - College Essays / Transfer App Essays

...LEQs and DBQs) for AP History Exams (US, European, and World) - Academic essays of all kinds, especially in history and literature - Multi-source, thesis-driven research essays - Lincoln-Douglas debate cases - Personal essays (creative nonfiction read more

220/hour
5.0 (812)
18 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,093 hours
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...LEQs and DBQs) for AP History Exams (US, European, and World) - Academic essays of all kinds, especially in history and literature - Multi-source, thesis-driven research essays - Lincoln-Douglas debate cases - Personal essays (creative nonfiction read more

Linnea L.
60/hour

BA in English Literature + 8 yrs of Experience in Literary Analysis

...interpretations. I have over 8 years of experience writing literary analysis and have a complete curriculum built around analyzing literature in three ways- formally, thematically, and culturally/historically- and being very, very systematic read more

60/hour
5.0 (17)
32 hours tutoring Literature out of 217 hours
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...interpretations. I have over 8 years of experience writing literary analysis and have a complete curriculum built around analyzing literature in three ways- formally, thematically, and culturally/historically- and being very, very systematic read more

Robert R.
75/hour

Professional Screenwriter available as writing tutor

I am the screenwriter behind animated feature films like The Nut Job and Disney's Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning. I have written projects for major studios like Paramount, Universal, Fox, Warner Bros., and Disney. I have also written projects... read more

75/hour
5.0 (131)
288 hours tutoring
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I am the screenwriter behind animated feature films like The Nut Job and Disney's Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning. I have written projects for major studios like Paramount, Universal, Fox, Warner Bros., and Disney. I have also written projects... read more

Adam W.
70/hour

PhD in History/Literature, AP Grader, 15 Years Teaching Experience

I have a BA in English Literature, with a specialization in Literary Criticism. I've taught English Language and Literature at AP, Honors and standard levels, both in the US and abroad, inclusive of courses in American, British... read more

70/hour
5.0 (1395)
267 hours tutoring Literature out of 3,125 hours
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I have a BA in English Literature, with a specialization in Literary Criticism. I've taught English Language and Literature at AP, Honors and standard levels, both in the US and abroad, inclusive of courses in American, British... read more

Julie S.
40/hour

English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing Success

Hi! My name is Julie. I believe strong reading and writing skills are a necessary foundation for educational success. I have worked as a professional writer for many years after earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. I used my skills to... read more

40/hour
5.0 (155)
850 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Julie. I believe strong reading and writing skills are a necessary foundation for educational success. I have worked as a professional writer for many years after earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. I used my skills to... read more

Sharon O.
60/hour

Sharon O - Specialist in Language, Literature, AP & Test prep

As a retired English teacher, I have taught literature in grades 7 through 12. I have a Master's degree in English with concentration in literature and have been certified to teach both levels of Advanced Placement English. In... read more

60/hour
4.9 (220)
100 hours tutoring Literature out of 715 hours
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As a retired English teacher, I have taught literature in grades 7 through 12. I have a Master's degree in English with concentration in literature and have been certified to teach both levels of Advanced Placement English. In... read more

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How would you define Literature in your own words?
Literature can be defined as any poem, short story, or novel that forces you to reflect on, examine, and appreciate the human experience. Studying and discussing literature will activate more complex thinking and problem-solving skills within the brain as well. Carol Jago, former president of the... read more
Literature can be defined as any poem, short story, or novel that forces you to reflect on, examine, and appreciate the human experience. Studying... read more
David M.

David M. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Literature in your own words?
Literature is a timeless form of communication, and one that can both entertain, teach, and create various emotions within the reader. Its earliest roots go as far back as the Greeks, and over the centuries it has taken on different forms, as in narrative, plays, poetry, and even song. The... read more
Literature is a timeless form of communication, and one that can both entertain, teach, and create various emotions within the reader. Its... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Literature in your own words?
Literature offers a mirror, through which we may reflect on meta-worlds, human experience, what the virtual futures of character-choices may be, and what it means to be human. Literature, based in real-life situations, may challenge the certainty of completed knowledge while developing our... read more
Literature offers a mirror, through which we may reflect on meta-worlds, human experience, what the virtual futures of character-choices may be,... read more
Ann R.

Ann R. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Literature in your own words?
Literature are those works of writing that relate to experiences of the human condition, and these works touch hearts and have meaning across eras and cultures. The study of literature is learning how to read these works to find the deeper meanings and relevant themes, as well as coming to... read more
Literature are those works of writing that relate to experiences of the human condition, and these works touch hearts and have meaning across eras... read more
Answered • 06/10/18