The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Writing Book Reviews for Publication

Learn how to write a critical review of a single nonfiction book or article.


If writing a critical book review for publication or coursework is on your docket, don't miss this workshop! We'll discuss how to read a text critically, develop evaluation criteria, structure the review, and ensure appropriate tone and style. For advice on a review that brings together many different texts, please see "Writing Reviews of Published Research."

Intended Audience

This workshop is intended for graduate students in all disciplines.


1.5 hours

Schedule for Spring 2017

Wednesday, 2/22, 3:30–5:00 (Sec. 1)

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