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Q. When writing a paper, do I use italics for all titles?

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Rules for Using Italics and Quotation Marks in Titles

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Why Use Italics and Quotation Marks in Titles?

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When writing an essay do you underline a title of a documentary? There are several methods to indicate that a collection of words is a title. They are, in order of preference.

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Jan 04,  · The titles of essays are enclosed in quotation marks. 6. The title of a longer work that would be italicized if it were published separately (e.g., Paradise Lost or a play) would be enclosed in quotation marks if the work is included in a longer collection or anthology.

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Titles of works. The titles of certain works are indicated with quotation marks, others with italics, and yet others with regular type. The style presented here is consistent with The Chicago Manual of Style (16th ed.) and the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.), and is appropriate for most academic and professional writing. Newspapers tend to favor quotation marks in place of italics for . For titles of written or musical works that are published within other works use double quotations; underline or italicize names of works published by themselves: ex. I just read the short story "Looking for Jake" in China Miéville's anthology of the same name, Looking for Jake. ex. Beckett's play Waiting for Godot will be performed next season.

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In writing the titles of newspapers, do not italicize the word the, even when it is part of the title (the New York Times), and do not italicize the name of the city in which the newspaper is published unless that name is part of the title: the Hartford Courant, but the London Times. When you quote or reference a play in your writing, you place a reference on this page to give the information of the book or anthology in which you found the play. Your reference will include the name of the author, the play title, the publication information, and the format in which it was found.