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MLA 8 Citation Guide

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Interviews (p. 179)

Personal interviews in MLA Style are included in the Works Cited list. unlike in APA Style

For citing a published interview, follow the format for book, journal, magazine or other media where the interview appears, whether in print form or online. Follow regular MLA rules for published or online sources.
Works Cited list:

Smith, Jane. Personal interview. 19 May 2014.

In-text citation:
(Interviewee Last Name Interview)


     (Smith Interview)

Published interview

Gaitskill, Mary. Interview with Charles Bock. Mississippi Review, vol. 27, no. 3, 1999, pp. 129-50.

Online Only Interview

Inkievich, Craig. Interview by Gareth Von Kallenbach. Skewed & Reviewed, 27 Apr. 2009, Accessed 15 Mar. 2009.