A Guide to Commentary

a link to two projects about written commentary techniques


What is Commentary?

by Renee Macbeth

gives basic definitions of commentary, examples of commentary, and suggestions on how tutors should handle commentary


Effective Commentary Strategies: Methods of Accessing the Writer Behind the Writing

by Chrissy Fetterer

suggests ways of writing commentary that will help students improve their writing skills, describes how to address negative and positive issues in student writing, and describes the role of commentary in Writing Center reports



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