Posts related to unpublished works
How do I create an in-text citation for a paginated, unpublished work?
Create an in-text citation for a paginated, unpublished work in the same way that you would cite any work with explicit page numbers. As the MLA… Read More
How do I cite unpublished and published meeting minutes in MLA style?
To cite unpublished meeting minutes, follow the MLA format template. List the title or, if no title is given, provide a description in place of… Read More
How do I cite a director’s unpublished notes about a play?
Cite unpublished director’s notes by following the MLA format template. List the director’s name in the “Author” slot and provide a description in place of a… Read More
In a works-cited-list entry, how do I indicate that a work is forthcoming?
When documenting forthcoming publications in the list of works cited, use the word forthcoming in place of the date. Read More
When documenting unpublished letters, should the descriptions of the letters that are used in place of a title appear in quotation marks or italics? If I am citing more than one letter written by the same person, how should I distinguish the letters in my in-text citation?
For unpublished letters, provide a generic description in place of the title (see pp. 28–29 of the MLA Handbook); do not enclose the description in… Read More