Posts Tagged ‘University of Murcia’

How to quote a tweet academically

17 November 2018

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

Portrait of Meyer Berger of the THE NEW YORK TIMES. (Photo by Roy Stevens/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)

Some weeks ago I wondered how to quote a tweet academically because the modern world of today confers relevance to the minimum digital unit of communication– that is, the tweet-. Tweets behave somehow as verses, maxims or proverbs

__

Modern Language Association homepage:

https://www.mla.org

*

I have found out the MLA citation pattern by means of personal interest on English Literature via the University of Murcia (Spain), @UMU on Twitter. Here it is the Modern Language Association rule.

__

An example:

Tweets:
Gates, Melinda. “Today, Bill and I were deeply humbled to accept France’s Legion of Honour award on behalf of all our foundation’s partners and grantees.”
Twitter,21Apr.2017,2:36p.m., twitter.com/melindagates/status/855535625713459200.

__

Click on the link below to see the PDF.

https://tinyurl.com/y92xsbmj

*

Advertisements

Journalism As Literature

A graduate seminar at the University of Florida

Suspendermen

Elements of True Gentlemen

Elloboestaaqui

Disentería literaria

Garrafablog

El primer blog de Garrafón en habla hispana

A Guy's Moleskine Notebook

Books. Reflections. Travel.

Cass in the Wilds

Stick your face in the schnoz of a dandelion

efnotebloc

crear siempre, aprender y guardar la llama