Answered By: Katie Hutchison
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016     Views: 8306

Author's name. (Year, Month Day). Title of article [Editorial]. Title of newspaper, pages.

Example 1:
Krauthammer, C. (2002, April 25). Why feed a mortal enemy? [Editorial]. The Washington Post, p.A27.

Example 2:
O'Neill, G.W. (1992, January). In support of DSM-III [Letter to the editor]. APA Monitor, 4-5.

If there is no author, cite using the title of the editorial first, then the date.

Comments (2)

  1. But editorials are often anonymous. What then?
    by Otto on Jan 15, 2016.
  2. According to the Purdue OWL, in the rare case the "Anonymous" is used for the author, treat it as the author's name.
    by Katie Hutchison on Jan 17, 2016.

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