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Great theories in literary criticism.

by Karl E. Beckson

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Published by Farrar, Straus in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Criticism -- Great Britain.,
    • Classical literature -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN99.G7 B4 1963
      The Physical Object
      Pagination317 p.
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5878006M
      LC Control Number63008295
      OCLC/WorldCa1355577

      Dont try to find any established literary theory in any literary work but try to theorise something about the work from your point of view. For example, in The great gatsby why the narrator is so curious about gatsby s life think from this perspective you may theorise something. The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. Help us create the kind of literary community you’ve always dreamed of. Donate to support new essays, interviews, reviews, literary.

      Great books are books that are seen as constituting an essential foundation in the literature of Western ied sets of great books typically range from to , though they differ according to purpose and context. For instance, some lists are built to be read by undergraduates in a college semester system ( books, Torrey Honors Institute), some are compiled to be sold as a. Biblical literature - Biblical literature - Literary criticism: Literary criticism endeavours to establish the literary genres (types or categories) of the various biblical documents and to reach conclusions about their structure, date, and authorship. These conclusions are based as far as possible on internal evidence, but external evidence is also very helpful, especially where date is.

      In this essay I will be looking at “The Great Gatsby” in a feminist critique and applying it to different forms of feminism. The Great Gatsby is a novel by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald. It was first published in , and is set on Long Island’s North Shore and in New York City in the summer of Logically, one should assume that no one book including this one is the last word on the subject. I have found the following books useful: Abrams, M. H. Doing Things with Texts: Essays in Criticism and Critical Theory Barry, Peter, Beginning.


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Beckson, Karl E., Great theories in literary criticism. history of literary criticism, a journey we are about to undertake in this book, is not only to revisit some of the profoundest sources of our identity but also to renew our connections with some of the deepest resources of our present and future sustenance.

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