Introductory Guide to Critical Theory
"A resource for both undergraduate and graduate students who are beginning to learn critical theory, including guides to terms. The site includes sample applications, annotated links to existing web sites, and also more-in-depth modules on specific authors." In-depth attention is given to the following critical approaches: Gender & Sex, Marxism, Narratology, New Historicism, Postmodernism, and Psychoanalysis. Created by Dino Franco Felluga of Purdue University.
Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
Purdue Online Writing Lab’s Literary Theory and Schools of Criticism literature
subject-specific writing guide provides a background on literary theory and descriptions of the major movements in literary criticism. To access the Literary Theory and Schools of Criticism
guide, select Subject Specific Writing
from the left menu. Next, select Writing in Literature
and, then, Literature Theory and Schools of Criticism
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Literary Theory
Detailed overview of several schools of literary criticism, with suggestions for further reading. Written by Vince Brewton.