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To cite a personal interview treat the person being interviewed as the author. Then identify the type of interview. Lastly, list the date of the interview.
In-Text Citation Format: (Last Name of Person Who Was Interviewed)
In-Text Citation Example: (Palmer)
Note: If the name of the person who was interviewed is mentioned in the sentence leading into the quote or paraphrased content, you do not need to repeat it in the in-text citation:
Example: Palmer explained that "the Maori culture had a profound impact" on her family's traditions.
Works Cited Format:
Last name of interviewer, First name of interviewer. Interview type [email, phone, personal interview].
Works Cited Example:
Palmer, Sherry. Personal interview. 4 Mar. 2018.
For more information, check out the MLA Style Center.
In-Text Citation Format: (First initial, Last name, type of interview, date of interview)
Reference List Format:
Last name of interviewer, First Initial interviewer. (Year, Month Date). Interview type [email, phone, personal interview].
Reference List Example:
Palmer, S. (2018, March 4). Personal interview.
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