Literature in the modern world critical essays and documents by dennis walder

Esslin-- close reading, J. History and Fiction, Laurence Lerner 3. Auden-- the lion and the Unicorn, G.

Literature in the Modern World

When Was The Post-Colonial? Language and Gender, Cora Kaplan 3. Trilling-- the babel of interpretations, E. Macherey-- the death of the author, R.

Freud and literature, L. Nielsen Book Data Subjects. It is designed to enable students to gain an understanding of the main theoretical issues involved in the study of modern literary texts - chiefly but not exclusively in English.

Valery-- order in narrative, G. Said-- the geography of "A Passage to India", S. The Death of the Author, Roland Barthes 5. Order in Narrative, Gerard Genette 3.

Literature in the modern world: critical essays and documents. 2nd edition

Lukacs-- metropolitan perceptions and the emergence of modernism, R. Colonialist Criticism, Chinua Achebe 3. History of the Voice, Kamau Brathwaite 4.

Part 4 Form and genre: Orwell-- the English - custom and character, A. Genette-- towards a semiotics of literature, R. The Intimate Enemy, Ashis Nandy 5. Laugh of the Medusa, Helene Cixous 4. Scholes-- literary history as a challenge to literary theory, H. The Keening Muse, Joseph Brodsky 6.

Sartre-- Marxist criticism, T. The Ideology of Modernism, George Lukacs 5. Macherey-- on literature as an ideological form, E. Marxist Criticism, Terry Eagleton 3. Woman and the Other, Simone de Beauvoir 2. It includes the views of leading critics and theorists such as Marilyn Butler, Frank Kermode, Helene Cixous and Edward Said, as well as the originating voices of Wole Soyinka, Toni Morrison, Seamus Heaney and Virginia Woolf, and focuses on major critical topics including genre, interpretation, history and criticism, gender, race and the notion of "Englishness".

Cardus-- notes on the English character, E. What is an Author?Brings together texts that cannot normally be found together in one volume by combining critical material with essays on writing by well-known authors such as Umberto Eco and Toni Morrison. The book is introduced and arranged to allow students to gain an understanding of where the current debates on literary theory come from.

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