When Do I Use Parentheses in a Citation? (Psst! Not This Way!)

9 March 2015
In citations to published works, parentheses are used to set off "publication data." When citing a magazine or journal article ...

Punctuation Sins Revisited: ,(

16 February 2013
,(...). Okay, this is a venial sin, but there's still no reason to commit it. When creating a citation, why would anyone put a comma in front of an open parentheses? . . .