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Read online The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism This anthology of critical writing pp XXXVIII ranges from Gorgias and Plato to Sigmund Freud and Mikhail Bakhtin Each of the contributions has a headnote introducing the writer and making connections to other critics theorists and movements An introduction surveys the history of theory and criticism by Vincent B. Leitch, William E. Cain, Laurie A. Finke, John P. McGowan, Barbara Johnson, Jeffrey L. Williams

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The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism
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American Literary Criticism from the Thirties to the Eighties, Postmodernism - Local Effects, Global Flows, Literary Criticism in the 21st Century: Theory Renaissance, Theory Matters, Cultural Criticism, Literary Theory, Poststructuralism, Living with Theory, American Literary Criticism Since the 1930s, Deconstructive Criticism: An Advanced Introduction, The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism, After Theory: Criticism Since the 1980s
Offers readable case studies in postmodern economics philosophy literary criticism feminism pedagogy poetry painting historiography and cultural studies showing disorganization as characteristic of postmodern times br br In earlier books on deconstruction cultural criticism and other recent movements Vincent B Leitch established himself as an intrepid reporter from the darkest and most impenetrable regions of theory Now Leitch beards the biggest dragon of all in its den Postmodernism Useful to Pomo insiders Leitch s lucid account will bring welcome illumination to readers who have longed for a readable and reliable guide to the labyrinth of postmodernisms Gerald Graff George M Pullman Professor of English and Education The University of Chicago Illinois br br Through informative original and incisive case studies in postmodern economics philosophy literary criticism feminism pedagogy poetry painting historiography and cultural studies this book demonstrates that disorganization and disaggregation characterize postmodern times Postmodern phenomena Leitch argues resemble imploded geological formations with historical strata in kaleidoscopic disarray and that neither economics nor politics nor culture escapes this novel form Among the influential figures analyzed are Roland Barthes Jean Baudrillard John Caputo Jacques Derrida Sandra Gilbert Susan Gubar Henry Giroux Stanley Aronowitz Linda Hutcheon Fredric Jameson J Hillis Miller Pentti Saarikoski and Julian Schnabel br br Vincent B Leitch s sharp new book Postmodernism Local Effects Global Flows works today s intersection of deconstruction and cultural studies trafficking in the main currents of contemporary criticism from Derrida s Specters of Marx through the latest futures in aesthetics political economy feminism ethics pedagogy virtual reality and institutional theory With street smart wit and scholarly expertise Leitch grounds high theory in the material conditions of daily life ranging all the way from the shattered dishes of Julian Schnabel to the smooth hyper real orbit of space age communication Walter Kalaidjian Emory University br br Vincent B Leitch is Professor of English at the University of Oklahoma He is also the author of American Literary Criticism from the s to the s Deconstructive Criticism and Cultural Criticism Literary Theory Poststructuralism, em American Literary Criticism Since the s em fully updates Vincent B Leitch s classic book em American Literary Criticism from the s to the s em following the development of the American academy right up to the present day br br Updated throughout and with a brand new chapter this second edition br br br br br br provides a critical history of American literary theory and practice discussing the impact of major schools and movements examines the social and cultural background to literary research considering the role of key theories and practices provides profiles of major figures and influential texts outlining the connections among theorists presents a new chapter on developments since the s including discussions of feminist queer postcolonial and ethnic criticism br Comprehensive and engaging this book offers a crucial overview of the development of literary studies in American universities and a springboard to further research for all those interested in the development and study of Literature, This anthology of critical writing pp XXXVIII ranges from Gorgias and Plato to Sigmund Freud and Mikhail Bakhtin Each of the contributions has a headnote introducing the writer and making connections to other critics theorists and movements An introduction surveys the history of theory and criticism, No description available