Reading Theory Now

ISBN 10 : 9781441190512
ISBN 13 : 1441190511

Reading Theory Now explores movements in critical thinking through a host of radical theorists, and channels those movements through the work of one of the most influential propone..

The J Hillis Miller Reader

ISBN 10 : 0804750564
ISBN 13 : 9780804750561

This anthology exhibits the diversity, inventiveness, and intellectual energy of the writings of J. Hillis Miller, the most significant North American literary critic of the twenti..

The Conflagration Of Community

ISBN 10 : 9780226527222
ISBN 13 : 0226527220

“After Auschwitz to write even a single poem is barbaric.” The Conflagration of Community challenges Theodor Adorno’s famous statement about aesthetic production after the Ho..

Communities In Fiction

ISBN 10 : 9780823263103
ISBN 13 : 082326310X

Examines how communities or noncommunities are represented in fictional works and shows how communities have been represented in fiction as precarious and fractured...

Reading For Our Time Adam Bede And Middlemarch Revisited

ISBN 10 : 9780748654406
ISBN 13 : 0748654402

A masterclass in attentive reading that opens up brilliant insights into two of George Eliot's novels Can reading Adam Bede and Middlemarch be justified in this time of climate cha..

Reading Deconstruction Deconstructive Reading

ISBN 10 : 0813101654
ISBN 13 : 9780813101651

Deconstruction -- a mode of close reading associated with the contemporary philosopher Jacques Derrida and other members of the "Yale School" -- is the current critical rage, and i..