ENG 2150: Writing II - Prof. Dutta, Spring 2021

Background Reading


  • Quick intro to topic
  • Helps you unpack big ideas and concepts
  • Reading around your topic gives you valuable context
  • Exposes you to different aspects of a topic
  • Helps you brainstorm for ideas
  • Learning new terminology that will help you search for sources (keywords)

Where to Go for Background Reading