Texts and Contexts: Writing about Literature with Critical Theory

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HarperCollins College Publishers, 1994 - Academic writing - 266 pages
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User Review  - karl.steel - LibraryThing

Lynn steers past the shoals that sunk my pedagogical interest in the Guide for the Perplexed lit theory survey, first, by providing clear examples of how each school of thought reads, and by ... Read full review

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mid-level undergraduate primer that lays down basic concepts for several schools of literary interpretation: romanticism, formalism, historicism, structuralism & post-structuralism, psychologism ... Read full review


Deconstructive Criticism
New Criticism
Practicing New Criticism

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Steven Lynn is Senior Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, University of South Carolina.

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