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 2 years ago
I have an MLA citation question. If the author is Malcolm X, on the Works Cited page, is it:
X, Malcolm.
or
Malcolm X.
in the author slot?
 2 years ago
I have an MLA citation question. If the author is Malcolm X, on the Works Cited page, is it: X, Malcolm. or Malcolm X. in the author slot?

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MReynolds
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Could you explain justification? I believe you, but I want to be able to explain to the individual asking.

MReynolds
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm thinking it's because it's a chosen name, not a given name. Intext, you wouldn't signal phrase him as "X states..."; one would write "Malcolm X states"
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