Attention to this when quoting poetry or drama always

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ATTENTION TO THIS): When quoting poetry or drama, always cite the canto/act/scene + line number(s) in parentheses, with a period between the canto/act/scene and line(s). Make sure to indicate line breaks with a slash mark (/). If you are quoting three or more lines, quote them as a block quotation, indented, without quotation marks, unless you’re quoting dialogue or direct speech. Example #1: The Dante-narrator repeatedly uses the adjective “livid” (14.84) to characterize the terrace of Envy. Example #2: Lavinia emphasizes the costs of her mother Amata’s anger when she implores, “O queen, why for / anger have you wished to be nothing?” (17.35-36). Example #3: The Dante-narrator draws a sharp contrast between David’s humility and Michal’s pride: There, preceding the holy vessel, leaping with His robes girt up, was the humble Psalmist, and he Was both more and less than king on that occasion. Opposite, portrayed at a window of a great palace, Michal was gazing out like a
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disdainful, wicked woman. (10.64-69) Write Up 2 For this project, you will do write-up throughout the semester.
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