In the process, Lamott includes writing exercises designed to be both productive and fun.
Lamott offers sane advice for those struggling with the anxieties of writing, but her main project seems to be offering the reader a reality check regarding writing, publishing, and struggling with one's own imperfect humanity in the process.
Below you will find sample annotations from annotated bibliographies, each with a different research project.
Remember that the annotations you include in your own bibliography should reflect your research project and/or the guidelines of your assignment.
Several of the chapters in Part 1 address the writing process and would serve to generate discussion on students' own drafting and revising processes.
Some of the writing exercises would also be appropriate for generating classroom writing exercises.Copyright ©1995-2018 by The Writing Lab & The OWL at Purdue and Purdue University. This material may not be published, reproduced, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our terms and conditions of fair use.An annotated bibliography is a bibliography with an additional description or evaluation/ annotation of each source which helps the reader evaluate whether the work cited is relevant to a specific research topic.(As defined in the ECU academic tip sheet "Annotated Bibliography") An annotated bibliography should consist of an alphabetical list of sources, each of which contains: 1.The bibliographical details of the source (author’s name, year of publication etc.) given in correct APA end-text referencing format. An annotation of a descriptive and/or evaluative paragraph, generally from 100 to 300 words.The MLA (Modern Language Association), one of the most significant scholarly organizations in the United States, is not associated with this guide.Examples include books, journal articles, electronic sources, etc.Each item listed in a bibliography includes a citation of author/s, title, and publication details of the source.This annotation includes only one paragraph, a summary of the book.It provides a concise description of the project and the book's project and its major features.